Nation: Where Are We?

Someone seems confused

After Jimmy Carter's visit to Vienna for the signing of SALT II, all of the U.S. embassy staff in the Austrian capital received notes from White House Staff Assistant Dan Lee. The notes were a nice touch, but the contents left diplomats shaking their heads. Wrote Lee:

"Many thanks for your help with the arrangements for the President's visit to Germany."


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