TITLE

What the Gaffe Said

AUTHOR(S)
Burnham, James
PUB. DATE
November 1976
SOURCE
National Review;11/26/1976, Vol. 28 Issue 45, p1283
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the gaffe committed by former U.S. President Gerald Ford during a campaign debate with President Jimmy Carter before the presidential election on November 2, 1976. It describes the reaction of the U.S. media to the gaffe. It explains aspects of the gaffe about the domination and control of Eastern Europe by the Soviet Union. It also criticizes the response of Carter to the gaffe. It applauds the reaction of East Europeans who are residing in Western Europe to the blunder by Ford.
ACCESSION #
6078858

 

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