Intro: "When you're listening to the many tributes to President Ronald Reagan, often for his talent making Americans feel better about themselves, you might want to spend a minute thinking about the many atrocities in Latin America and elsewhere that Reagan aided, covered up or shrugged off in his inimitable 'aw shucks' manner."
President Reagan, wearing an 'I'm a Contra too' pin, with Nicaraguan Contra leader Adolfo Calero, and NSC advisor LtCol Oliver North standing in the background, 01/01/84. (photo: TIME-LIFE/Getty Images)
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