Vice President Richard Nixon Confronting a Burmese Communist in Pegu
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December 1953

Vice President Richard Nixon Confronting a Burmese Communist in Pegu

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In December 1953, Vice President Richard Nixon confronts a very witty Burmese communist outside Pegu. The sign reads: Pax Vobiscum 
Scant regard for homo sapiens of the East
Begets doubts about your move for peace. 
Rest assured, however, of one important fact
That we shan't fight like Kilkenny cats
To ensure for ravenous wolves of Wall Street
 An easy lie and wealthy retreat.

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