John Dean

  • Blogs

    October 28, 2011

    Timothy Naftali, Nixon Library Chief, is Leaving

    "One lie I corrected was this big."‚ÄčTimothy Naftali, the George H.W. Bush biographer and respected historian the National Archives chose to run the Richard Nixon Library and Museum in Yorba Linda after the disgraced 37th president's loyalists from a private foundation first built and operated the ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 17, 2010

    Richard Nixon Library is g-a-y Gay!

    ‚ÄčThe Richard Nixon Presidential Museum and Library in Yorba Linda is gay, gay, gay.That's what New Yorkers must believe after recent pieces in their most venerable publications, The New Yorker and the New York Times.

  • Calendar

    November 5, 2009
  • Blogs

    August 25, 2009

    George McGovern Spreads Peace at the Warring Nixon Library

    George McGovern, peacemaker‚ÄčIt took former U.S. Senator George McGovern (D-South Dakota) to bring peace to the library and museum dedicated to the memory of his opponent in the 1972 presidential election, Richard Nixon.  Ten weeks after the private Richard Nixon Library & Birthplace Found ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 21, 2009

    Richard Nixon Lovers Hate Kids and Christmas!

    To demonstrate its displeasure with the federally run Richard Nixon Presidential Library and Museum having booked an appearance by former Nixon White House counsel [and current Nixonite Watergate fall guy] John Dean, the private Richard Nixon Library & Birthplace Foundation last month pulled bac ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 21, 2009

    And Speaking of John Dean in Orange County . . .

    UPDATED WITH CORRECTED GENDER FOR ONE MAN, JOB DESCRIPTION FOR ANOTHER (THANK YOU, REV. TAYLOR). Former Nixon White House counsel John Dean, whose June appearance drew 300 people to the Richard Nixon Presidential Library and Museum and the wrath of the private Richard Nixon Library & Birth ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 24, 2009

    Richard Nixon in the Library

    I'm sure Clockwork Coker will wax wonderfully about the latest secret recordings of former President Richard Nixon, but I also want to use the occasion of this round of the gift that keeps on giving to draw attention to Nixon's entry in the Library. Don't worry: you can click on the entry ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 18, 2009

    Nixon Foundation Kicks Around John Dean, Tim Naftali

    Dean riles Nixonites, again and again. The most interesting part of Melody Chiu's Register report on former Nixon White House counsel John Dean speaking at the Richard Nixon Presidential Library and Museum Wednesday night was not the speech itself, but the private Richard Nixon Library & ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 10, 2009

    WTF Alert!?! John Dean Coming to Nixon Library!

    John Dean, shown last year, is coming to the Nixon Library.Over the years, the Richard Nixon Library, Birthplace, Museum, Taqueria & Polo Grounds in Yorba Linda has hosted such speakers as Ann Coulter, Hugh Hewitt, Bill O'Reilly, William J. Bennett, Dick Cheney and probably even more repulsive f ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 3, 2008

    Why Won't the Times Print Obscene Jokes About Blacks?

    The Los Angeles Times ran an obituary today on Earl Butz, the Secretary of Agriculture under Yorba Linda boy Richard Nixon. Per the obit, "He was forced to resign his Cabinet post in October 1976 after telling an obscene joke that was derogatory to blacks." The Times, in its ever-genteel ways, didn' ... More >>

  • News

    September 7, 2006

    Dead-End Presidents

    Crimes of the Oval Office

  • Blogs

    September 5, 2006

    Rummy "Slimy", Not "Slimmy"

    While discussing his new book, Conservatives without Conscience, on Firedoglake's Book Salon, John Dean, who first gained fame as the most honest man in the Nixon White House (which admittedly is a little like being the best ice skater in the Sahara), reminisced about the role of a young Donald Rums ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 12, 2006

    A Waste of $106,641

    Yesterday, the good folks at Think Progress were having a little fun with the White House payroll. Drawing on a list of White House salaries published in the National Journal, the TPers determined the four most overpaid White House staffers. Tucked away between ethics advisers and White House's Dir ... More >>

  • Columns

    December 29, 2005

    Don't Gloat Yet

    A bad year for Bush is bad for all of us

  • Web

    August 4, 2005
  • News

    March 17, 2005

    Tricky Dicks

    Academics ask Congress to deny Nixon Library presidential documents after conference cancellation

  • News

    November 25, 2004

    Minimize This

    Whats Worse: Blowjobs or Watergate?

  • News

    June 24, 2004

    Were No. 2!

    Nixon Library delights in Bushs lameness

  • News

    May 6, 2004

    Burning Bush

    The presidents conservative critics

  • News

    June 19, 2003
  • Columns

    May 8, 2003
  • News

    August 30, 2001

    The Other

    David Limbaugh is his own man, as long as that man is the brother of Rush Limbaugh

  • Columns

    January 4, 2001
  • Features

    January 4, 2001
  • Columns

    January 4, 2001
  • Columns

    April 20, 2000
  • Culture

    August 12, 1999
  • News

    March 18, 1999

    Taylor Remade

    Nixon's historian works his magic on incriminating tapes

  • News

    October 8, 1998

    They Live!

    Nixon symps seize on Clinton sex romp as evidence that Dick was a good guy!