Ronald Reagan: The great storyteller’s story | The Economist

Ronald Reagan: The great storyteller’s story | The Economist.

Excerpt:  They include not only politicians and Reagan himself, but also his children, who were as neglected as those of any famous parent. Invited to speak at his adopted son Michael’s boarding school, Reagan failed to recognise his boy under a mortar board. “My name is Ronald Reagan. What’s yours?” he said. “Remember me?” came the sad reply: “I’m your son Mike.”

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