“I know no country in which there is so little independence of mind and freedom of discussion as in America.” Alexis de Tocqueville
Saturday, May 23, 2015
Mencken On The Radio
Ever wonder what H.L. Mencken sounded like? You’re in luck. Check out this radio interview that he gave in 1948, shortly before the stroke that put him out of action forever. He sounds like a stodgy old grump, which, of course, he was.