You’re getting older. Don’t believe us? Keep the following things in mind…


1. This shot from Richard Nixon’s funeral is over 21 years old!

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2. A child born on the day of Richard Nixon’s funeral is now old enough to legally buy alcohol!

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3. When Richard Nixon was buried, Barack Obama was still two years away from being old enough to even run for president! Whoa!

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4. Nixon’s funeral procession stopped once it reached his gravesite in Yorba Linda, CA, but if it had kept on driving, it would have circled the Earth 147 times by now.

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5. At Nixon’s memorial service, former Secretary of State Henry Kissinger delivered a eulogy that lasted eight minutes and 45 seconds. If someone took a recording of those remarks and just kept playing them over and over again on the radio without any commercials, listeners would have heard the eulogy over 1,262,269 times by now!

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6. This is what the little girl from Matilda looked like during Richard Nixon’s funeral:

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This is what she looks like today:

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7. If Richard Nixon’s coffin were a person, it would be a college junior by now. It would also have no idea what one of these is:

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