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View Diary: New York Times Distorts Obama's U of Chicago Years (76 comments)

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  •  I too am former U of C law student (0+ / 0-)

    not put out by article. Perhaps because I am familiar/acquainted with Epstein, Baird et al. Epstein was an interesting "personality" but small doses were sufficient. I'm sorry that my time there preceded Obama; I would have loved some of his seminars.

    •  But most people don't know who Epstein is (1+ / 0-)
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      ... and so they might ascribe more validity to his comments than foufou's and Rieux's perspectives suggest are warranted.

      •  Fair enough. (0+ / 0-)

        It's hard to do the "hypothetical erase" of my U of C experience from my brain.

        I should say--Douglas Baird (who is quoted in the article, and not (I thought) particularly to Obama's detriment) is a nice guy.

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