An encounter with Robert Bork

There before me in September 1987 was Supreme Court nominee Robert Bork, nervously sitting for a rare prehearing press interview and chomping furiously on nicotine gum. "These are not the best of times" to quit smoking, Bork sighed. No question about that.
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