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'The Most Dangerous Man in the World'?

IrvLoblolly Wrote: Aug 20, 2012 8:14 PM
Truth? You wouldn't know the truth if it jumped up and bit you in the butt. And please, don't shame the USMC. Change your name, for God's sake and for the rest of us who served honorably with the USMC in the former RVN.

U.S. newspapers this fall will devote countless column inches and network TV will set aside endless hours to revisiting the most perilous month in the history of the republic, if not of the world.

Nikita Khrushchev's decision to secretly install nuclear-armed intermediate-range ballistic missiles in Cuba began to form in his mind sometime earlier, perhaps in April of 1961.

Then it was that the new young U.S. President John F. Kennedy put a brigade of Cubans ashore to become the vanguard of a guerrilla army to overthrow Fidel Castro's regime.

The Bay of Pigs...