Tricky Dick

TRICKY DICK….Should a children’s book with a picture of Richard Nixon be ripped off of library shelves for being “vulgar” and “obscene”? Simpsons writer Mike Reiss has an amusing column in the LA Times today about his most recent book and its reception by the morality watchdog crowd.

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