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Tactical Peek

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Formerly TacticalPeek here, dropped out when old DU switched over and my pwd got hootchered.

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Letter from Barbara Ross of Texarkana to Senator John McClellan, 1967

This clip is from the c-span2/BookTV In Depth program today with author Wil Heygood telling the story of the confirmation of Thurgood Marshall, and the letter Heygood found while researching his book Showdown: Thurgood Marshall and the Supreme Court Nomination That Changed America. Some might find it worth its eight minutes, wherein Barbara Ross predicts the election of President Obama.

http://www.c-span.org/video/?c4591626/letter-barbara-ross


The full program is here:

http://www.c-span.org/video/?408684-1/depth-wil-haygood

May 1, 2016

In Depth with Wil Haygood

Wil Haygood talked about his life and career and responds to viewer comments and questions. Mr. Haygood’s most recent book is Showdown: Thurgood Marshall and the Supreme Court Nomination That Changed America.

Mr. Haygood is also the author of The Butler: A Witness to History, Sweet Thunder: The Life and Times of Sugar Ray Robinson, In Black and White: The Life of Sammy Davis, Jr., The Haygoods of Columbus: A Love Story, King of Cats: The Life and Times of Adam Clayton Powell, Jr., and Two on the River.


Posted by Tactical Peek | Sun May 1, 2016, 03:52 PM (0 replies)

Confrontations Erupt Outside Donald Trump Rally in Costa Mesa

Source: KTLA


A large group of protesters were gathering Thursday night in the street outside the Pacific Amphitheater where Republican presidential frontrunner Donald Trump kicked off his campaign in the Golden State Thursday night with a huge rally in Costa Mesa .

The event, set to begin at 7 p.m., finally got underway about a half hour later at the OC Fair and Event Center, located at 88 Fair Dr.

A large crowd of people, mostly Trump supporters, started gathering outside the venue hours ahead of the scheduled start time, video from the scene showed.

There were several scuffles outside the event between Trump supporters and those protesting his campaign.



Read more: http://ktla.com/2016/04/28/donald-trump-holding-rally-in-costa-mesa-thursday-evening/
Posted by Tactical Peek | Thu Apr 28, 2016, 11:01 PM (4 replies)
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