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I Dunno…

Byron – Seems to me the cops at the ‘68 convention proved their “manhood” without going to Vietnam or joining the croud chanting “Ho, Ho, Ho Chi Minh!” and echoing Che Guevara’s call for “two, three, many Vietnams.”

Also, it’s kind of funny listening to liberals argue that getting laid “a lot” makes you a man.

Addendum: I posted too fast. I meant to say it’s kind of funny listening to liberals argue that there are only two paths to becoming a man — getting laid “a lot” and going to war. And here I thought they didn’t like social Darwinism.

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