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The Impudent Snobs

Agnew vs. the intellectual establishment

by John R. Coyne

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Published by Arlington House in New Rochelle, N.Y .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States,
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Agnew, Spiro T., 1918-,
    • Mass media -- United States,
    • United States -- Politics and government -- 1969-1974

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby John R. Coyne, Jr.
      ContributionsAgnew, Spiro T., 1918-
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE840.8.A34 C6
      The Physical Object
      Pagination524 p.
      Number of Pages524
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5330601M
      ISBN 10087000154X
      LC Control Number72183676

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        A spirit of national masochism prevails, encouraged by an effete core of impudent snobs who characterize themselves as intellectuals." Song 90 Ways To Leave Your Lover.   Brent Bozell's last column referred to a year-end think piece by Newsweek's Evan Thomas on our hurtfully "hyperpartisan" political atmosphere called "The Closing of The American Mind."I was especially fascinated when Thomas wrote wistfully of the golden days when America had an "old order – a large, more politically moderate voting public In , at about pm .

      The non brutish amongst us he considers to be effete and impudent snobs offering comments on matters on which they have no skin in the game. It is hard to see what "skin" Taleb actually has in this irritable list of things he doesn't like. The book feels like it was dashed off after too many beers on the way to a barroom brawl. Spiro Agnew. Spiro Theodore Agnew (November 9, - Septem ) was the thirty-ninth Vice President of the United States (and the first Greek American to serve in that capacity), serving under President Richard Nixon, and the 55th Governor of Maryland.


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At discursive length Coyne rehashes misquotes attributed to Agnew which exaggerate his positions, and then offers equivalent exaggerations in praise of Agnew. Coyne piously denies that conservatives still support the Indochina war and.

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At last, a biography of Spiro Agnew, Richard Nixon's fulminating Vice President and enemy of impudent snobs everywhere. An exemplar of the suburban white middle class, he showed a moderate face as Baltimore County Executive and Governor of Maryland until his inflammatory reaction to 's race riots - after which he was reborn a raging conservative.4/5(2).

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Or at least it did until October ofwhen Agnew publicly accused the anti-war media of being “an effete corps of impudent snobs who characterize themselves as intellectuals.” At the time, his statement met with applause from the likeminded audience he was addressing—some Republican fundraisers way down south— but for those.

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