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Old 04 January 2009, 05:44 PM
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Originally Posted by Steve Eisenberg View Post
The Guardian on that day published a column with a whole bunch of Churchill quotes apparently picked to make the great man seem like an ass...
Or to show that he was not, in fact, the Messiah, and may well have been a very naughty boy at times? I fail to see how pointing out the less admirable qualities of a famous person is trying to make him seem like an ass, much in the same way that pointing out the few good things I feel Margaret Thatcher did for Britain is not me an effort to have her canonised.
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