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  •  "Have you no decency" isn't Kennedy (0+ / 0-)

    It was famously Joseph Welch, counsel for the US Army, challenging another Wisconsinite, Joseph McCarthy, when McCarthy attacked Welch's young associate for his association with the National Lawyers' Guild. These were the "Army-McCarthy" hearings that were finally McCarthy going too far, and ended the reign of terror.

    Ted Kennedy was still an undergraduate in 1954.

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