Dick Nixon on Fred Thompson

Richard Nixon is weighing in on a Republican presidential candidate… from beyond the grave.

On Nixon’s tapes, the president is heard calling Fred Thompson, who was a Senate lawyer investigating Watergate, “dumb as hell” but “friendly.”

Nixon also referred to the Yak Woman as “ugly as sin, but a sweet gal, and a hell of a good cook.”


I’m dumb? But he’s the one who tape recorded himself tellin’ everybody to break the law…”

Author: Doug Powers

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