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To: mac_truck
Yes. William F. Buckley! Born in NYC and died in Stamford, CT.

And don't forget that Donald Trump himself was born in Queens, NYC.

127 posted on 09/12/2018 8:46:21 PM PDT by SamAdams76 ( If you are offended by what I have to say here then you can blame your parents for raising a wuss)
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To: SamAdams76

From Wikipedia:

“Buckley was born November 24, 1925, in New York City, the son of Aloise Josephine Antonia (Steiner) and William Frank Buckley Sr., a Texas-born lawyer and oil developer.[9] His mother, from New Orleans, was of Swiss-German, German, and Irish descent....”


146 posted on 09/12/2018 10:10:14 PM PDT by Oklahoma
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To: SamAdams76; longhorn too
And don't forget that Donald Trump himself was born in Queens, NYC.

Not to mention Justice Antonin Scalia, another staunch conservative and native NYer.

I don't know about you Sam, but I'm having trouble identifying any Texan who's had as much impact on the 'conservative movement' in the last 75 years as William F Buckley or Antonin Scalia.

Perhaps Longhorn can enlighten...


154 posted on 09/13/2018 6:50:21 AM PDT by mac_truck (aide toi et dieu t'aidera)
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