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Lyndon Johnson: Pick White Mans Pocket

Posted by admin on Monday, April 17, 2017

President Lyndon B. Johnson Money Quote saying the working poor (like those who voted for Trump) will gladly empty their own pockets for hateful reasons. President Lyndon B. Johnson said:

If you can convince the lowest white man he’s better than the best colored man, he won’t notice you’re picking his pocket. Hell, give him somebody to look down on, and he’ll empty his pockets for you
— Lyndon B. Johnson

Lyndon B Johnson: Hot Economic Speech

Posted by admin on Thursday, March 2, 2017

Lyndon B Johnson Money Quote saying our perceptions of economic speeches is determined by our own preconceptions and personal investment in them. Lyndon B Johnson said:

Making a speech on economics is a lot like pissing down your leg. It seems hot to you, but it
never does to anyone else
— Lyndon B Johnson

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