Today’s highly interesting read (03/15/17): Ronald Reagan walks into a bar…

One of my favorite columnists, Tom Purcell writes:

It was on St. Patrick’s Day 1988 when an unexpected visitor arrived at Pat Troy’s Irish pub in Alexandria, Va -President Ronald Reagan.

For 27 years, it’s been a favorite watering hole for Washington insiders. Some of Reagan’s advance men had been regulars. They secretly arranged the president’s visit.

Just before noon, the pub was half-packed when Reagan and his entourage arrived. As news got around, the pub quickly filled to capacity.

What happened next?

Read on.

And then watch…

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