Open thread for night owls: John Dean compares Comey's firing with Nixon's 'Saturday Night Massacre'

Excerpt from the PBS Newshour in which Judy Woodruff interviewed John Dean, the former White House counsel for President Nixon:

JUDY WOODRUFF: There are going to be a number of comparisons drawn out of this, one of them, of course, the Saturday night — so-called “Saturday Night Massacre,” when President Nixon fired his attorney general and others because they wouldn’t carry out his wishes in the time of Watergate.

Any connection with that, or is this a completely different set of...


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