POLITICS
11/26/2013 11:10 pm ET

Kennedy's Wit And Humor: A Legacy For Political Leadership

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John F. Kennedy will be remembered for many things. The lives he touched and the people of all backgrounds he brought together during his tenure in the White House leaves a legacy that will be emulated for ages. JFK represented a young and dynamic America that helped to sustain our leadership and strength among our friends and adversaries worldwide. The good he accomplished, whether it was the formation of the Peace Corps, NASA and the space program, or his deft handling of the Cuban missile crisis preventing a possible nuclear war, far outweighed the failures. But the difficulties he faced were made so much easier by the personal rapport he established with the people of the world, in large part due to his sense of humor.

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