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Monday, September 03, 2012

Ronald Reagan and the oranges

As the 1980 presidential campaign wound down, Ronald Reagan got into the habit of rolling oranges down the main aisle of the press section of his aircraft.

One of the reporters mentioned to Reagan that he may soon have to start autographing the oranges.

Reagan assured the reporters he'd have plenty of time, arguing that: "once I've cancelled social security and started the war, what else is there to do?"