Now that's a comparison we can appreciate!
On Wed, May 8, 2019 at 2:49 PM Jim Leonard <[log in to unmask]> wrote:
> Matt--Good work putting that into a perspective that Twain himself would
> (ruefully) appreciate. --Jim L.
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> From: Mark Twain Forum [mailto:[log in to unmask]] On Behalf Of Matthew
> Sent: Wednesday, May 08, 2019 3:18 PM
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> Subject: The Art of The Deal
> I feel compelled to convert yesterday’s NYT expose about the President’s
> tax returns into terms which Twain scholars will comprehend: Over the
> course of a single decade Donald Trump lost, after adjusting for inflation,
> 269 Paige Typesetters.
> Matt Seybold
> Assistant Professor of American Literature & Mark Twain Studies Elmira
> College Editor, MarkTwainStudies.org MattSeybold.com
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