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Harvard where he was criticizing Harvard and Derek Bok was defending.
There's also an element of anti-elitism involved in this thing. He
picks on Harvard for two reasons. One, it's very well known,
therefore it will make headlines whenever he picks on Harvard,
whereas, if he picked on RPI it would wouldn't make headlines. And
secondly, there is, strangely enough, in this very conservative
Republican administration, a considerable degree of populism. I
forget whether we discussed why President Reagan. Or Regan?
Reagan. Very confusing. We've got to get rid of this other
guy. [laughter] Otherwise, I'll never get it straight. President
Reagan didn't appear at the Harvard 350th, but I th-
Yes we did discuss this.
I think it has the same roots, namely he was going to
appear somewhere he was going to appear in some small midwestern
college. And its part and parcel of the whole-
Anything else of really major interest occur at yesterday's
meeting, that you thought was very interestng?
Yeah, well, just for the record, so that we can find out
how good they are, we had the Harvard management corporation which is
the group that manages our investments which amount to about four
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