Television: Something's Going On Here

Busy with the crisis in Birmingham last week, President Kennedy switched on a TV set to catch the news. Up came the face of a newscaster, saying: "The Administration today denied charges by a Texas Congressman that two Marine officers at the Guantánamo Naval Station shot and killed Vice President Lyndon Johnson during a tour of defense installations and secretly buried his body on the base."

This newsman was really full of hot items. He went on to reveal that "Senator Barry Goldwater, Governor George Romney and Governor William Scranton have all...

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