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Speechless: Tales of a White House Survivor

Picking up on Jen’s post, if you want to know what a well-placed missile can do to its target, read Bill McGurn’s column today on Matt Latimer’s book Speechless: Tales of a White House Survivor. Bill, who hired Latimer as a White House speechwriter, has a well-deserved reputation as a most principled and admirable person. There is a core decency and kindness to Bill. That is what makes his column doubly devastating. That smoldering ruin you see is Latimer’s book and reputation. I’m not sure how the former will sell, but I am sure the latter will not recover.



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