"I will try to express myself in some mode of life or art as freely as I can and as wholly as I can, using for my defense the only arms I allow myself to use -- silence, exile, and cunning." -- James Joyce
Nobody dunks on Pompidou!
While reading a short article on Georges Pompidou, I encountered the following:
"Il garde ce post jusqu'en 1968."
From Russell to Chamberlain, everyone in the 60s agreed: nobody could guard the post like Pompidou.