I don't believe I'll ever get credit for anything I do in foreign affairs, no matter how successful it is, because I didn't go to Harvard.Regards — Cliff
Lyndon B. Johnson
Tuesday, February 8, 2011
LBJ and Harvard
In another venue we were having a discussion of President Eisenhower's Farewell Address and his mention of the MIC, the Military Industrial Complex. One person suggested that Academia should be in that term, which resulted in a short discussion of what constitutes acceptable academic credentials. Thus, when I stumbled across this quote it resonated with me.