Robert Mc Namara dies.

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    his middle name was strange.
     
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    'bout time.
     
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    The king of bean counters.

    He knew the USA could not win in Vietnam without total war yet still encouraged the US to take part in it.

    Some 'wizz kid.'
     
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    I believe he may be the last of the JFK-era neocons.

    Yes folks, JFK was a neocon...
     
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    yeah wasn't he a stats prof at Harvard?
     
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    He was extremly intelligent, but not very practical.
     
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    Robert McNamara was also the President of Ford Motor Company and he got rid of the two seater Thunderbird and the Edsel. He also introduced the Falcon line into the Ford lineup. The Falcon line eventually became the Mustang line.
     
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    and seat belts.
     
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    RIP

    will not say anything else at this point
    allow the family to grieve
     

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