For decades, the idea that Richard Nixon purposely sabotaged peace talks between North and South Vietnam to embarrass Lyndon Johnson right before the 1968 presidential election were often dismissed as conspiracy theories. But with newly released Nixon papers, confirmed by conservative columnist George Will, it now appears to be fact that in 1968, Richard Nixon, as a private citizen, was able to persuade a South Vietnamese liaison to have the South walk away from peace talks brokered by President Johnson. Nixon’s interference with these negotiations violated President John Adams’s 1797 Logan Act, banning private citizens from intruding into official government negotiations with a foreign nation.
Listen… I don’t care if you are jaded and fed up with zombies being funneled into everything these days. Call of Duty: Black Ops has zombies, but it also has motherfucking JFK, Castro and Nixon fighting zombies. As in you can play as Richard Nixon with a shotgun running around going “Ooooh you dirty zombies”… or at least you can say that while you’re playing. Check out the trailer after the jump.