Etchings in the Sand…

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Extreme Expediency…

“What I like about the era I am writing about, meaning 1958 to 1972, is that the anti-Communism mandate justified virtually any kind of clandestine activity. I like exploring the mind-set of extreme expediency.”

James Ellroy

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One response to “Extreme Expediency…

  1. A November 5, 2006 at 6:35 pm

    And perhaps one day a historian will write something like:
    “What I like about the era I am writing about, meaning 2001 to ____, is that the anti-Terrorism mandate justified virtually any kind of clandestine activity. I like exploring the mind-set of extreme expediency.”

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