Baseball Crank
Covering the Front and Back Pages of the Newspaper
December 27, 2004
HISTORY: Thought for the Day

"I have long since learned that a man may give offense and yet succeed."

--John Adams, on diplomacy (in a letter to Congress from the Netherlands defending his decision to press aggressively for Ducth support in the American Revolution, against charges of, among other things, having offended the French)

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