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Wed Mar 3, 2021, 08:49 PM

53. First, no one canceled anything. His estate decided not to publish them.

But letís remember, dude was born in 1904. I imagine you could long and hard and not find a single person born in that year who would seem legit to us from a social opinion standpoint.

It was a different country and a different time. I am the product of my time and I tend to concentrate on that.

From what I read after WWII he was a decent character. Most of his work stands the test of time.

I guess I might put him in the Samuel Clemons category. Very progressive for his time but wrote some things that are offensive now. I still think Huck Finn great literature. It made me think about the way we treat people different from me when I was an adolescent.

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