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This is the devilish thing about foreign affairs they are foreign and will not always conform to our whim.

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James Reston

James Barrett Reston (November 3, 1909 - December 6, 1995) (nicknamed "Scotty") was an American journalist whose career spanned the mid 1930s to the early 1990s. Associated for many years with The New York Times, he became perhaps the most powerful, influential, and widely-read journalist of his era

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