Was Mencken both seer and scribe?
E DITOR, TIMES-DISPATCH:
While perusing quotes by the American journalist H.L. Mencken, I came across a real zinger: “On some glorious day the plain folks of the land will reach their hearts desire at last, and the White House will be adorned by a downright moron.” Prescience?
MARK J. CONDON. MECHANICSVILLE.