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    Carter got us involved in El Salvador and East Timor, and imposed sanctions against Nicaragua immediately after they kicked our puppet dictator out, but he was also responsible for withdrawing US support of both Somoza and the Shah.  Much the same can be said about Clinton, but in both cases their hearts were in the right place and the good mostly outweighed the bad.  With Eisenhower, Nixon, Reagan and both Bushes, there was no heart.

    Dubya's legacy: 25 million really pissed Iraqis...50 million shoes

    by skrekk on Wed Feb 04, 2009 at 05:04:27 PM PST

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