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Pat Cunningham offers an unabashedly liberal perspective on national politics. A note of caution: The language gets a little salty on some of the sites to which this blog links. So, don't say you weren't warned. By the way, this blog's name is inspired by the Will Rogers quote, \x34All politics is applesauce.\x34 In 41 years as a print and broadcast journalist, most of those years with the Rockford (Ill.) Register Star, Pat has covered national politics under eight American presidents. He's attended 10 national political conventions, Republican and Democratic alike, and has interviewed countless prominent political players, including Jimmy Carter, Ronald Reagan, Gerald Ford and George H.W. Bush.
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Gorbachev and Reagan Shake Hands

If you’re one of those who occasionally go slumming in the right-wing blogosphere just for the laughs, you’ll likely see lots of snarky stuff today about President Obama shaking hands with Cuban President Raul Castro at the memorial service for Nelson Mandela in South Africa.

No, the disgraceful gesture at issue is not shown in the photo above. Rather, that’s Ronald Reagan joyously glad-handing Mikhail Gorbachev, who wasn’t exactly a Boy Scout.

For lots more photos of American presidents shaking hands with world leaders of dubious repute, check HERE.

Meanwhile, you can fully expect some Republican knuckledragger to cite ...

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