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"Since Barry Goldwater was visiting France recently on a gastronomic tour," began an acid article in Paris' Le Figaro Litteraire last week, "it is difficult to believe that he occupies the White House under the pseudonym of L. B. Johnson." But Barry might just as well be there, the weekly magazine complained: L.B.J. is the faithful executor of Goldwater's plans. The Times of London chimed in: "The U.S. is doing its best to appear as if it has reverted to the American colonialism of the 19th century."

Touring Europe last week, Columnist...

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