Russell Baker

Amazing

Russell Baker quote : Listen once in a …

Listen once in a while. It’s amazing what you can hear. Russell Baker

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Cars

Russell Baker quote : Is fuel efficiency really …

Is fuel efficiency really what we need most desperately? I say that what we really need is a car that…

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Home

Russell Baker quote : What the New Yorker …

What the New Yorker calls home would seem like a couple of closets to most Americans, yet he manages not…

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Business

Russell Baker quote : Anything that isn’t opposed …

Anything that isn’t opposed by about 40 percent of humanity is either an evil business or so unimportant that it…

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History

Russell Baker quote : A day spent praising …

A day spent praising the earth and lamenting man’s pollutionist history makes you feel like a superior, sensitive soul. Russell…

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Age

Russell Baker quote : Rereading A J Liebling …

Rereading A.J. Liebling carries me happily back to an age when all good journalists knew they had plenty to be…

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Dreams

Russell Baker quote : Like all young reporters …

Like all young reporters – brilliant or hopelessly incompetent – I dreamed of the glamorous life of the foreign correspondent:…

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Death

Russell Baker quote : When sudden death takes …

When sudden death takes a president, opportunities for new beginnings flourish among the ambitious and the tensions among such people…

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Russell Baker

Russell Wayne Baker (August 14, 1925 – January 21, 2019) was an American journalist, narrator, writer of Pulitzer Prize-winning satirical…

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Change

Russell Baker quote : Few expected very much …

Few expected very much of Franklin Roosevelt on Inauguration Day in 1933. Like Barack Obama seventy-six years later, he was…

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