TITLE

If not for Mogadishu

AUTHOR(S)
Fenyvesi, Charles
PUB. DATE
December 1993
SOURCE
U.S. News & World Report;12/20/93, Vol. 115 Issue 24, p17
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
States that White House spinmeisters have convinced themselves that the televised images associated with the downing of an American helicopter in Mogadishu, Somalia in October 1993 did more to cast doubt on President Bill Clinton's competence than any other single event of his presidency. Other items such as Clinton's $200 haircut that have been detrimental to his image.
ACCESSION #
9312147552

 

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