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  •  Guess he was a civilian along with Ike and SPrague (2+ / 0-)
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    at Philly in WWII. It was in one of the volumes of Asimov's memoirs, which are a good read.

    The last time we mixed religion and politics people got burned at the stake.

    by irishwitch on Sat Mar 02, 2013 at 09:16:09 PM PST

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    •  That would be correct (2+ / 0-)
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      He wasn't happy about being declared 4-F because he was perfectly healthy in 1941, but they were really strict about tuberculosis; sometimes they wouldn't even take relatives of TB patients because they were afraid of healthy men being infected.

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