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    [This blogpost was updated in light of developments on 2 April 2016.] Illegitimi non carborundum is a mock-Latin aphorism meaning “Don’t let the bastards grind you down”. According to Wikipedia: “The phrase originated during World War II. Lexicographer Eric Partridge attributes it to British army intelligence very early in the war (using the plural dative/ablative illegitimis). The phrase was adopted by US Army General “Vinegar” Joe Stillwell as his motto during the war. It was later further popularized in the US by 1964 presidential candidate Barry Goldwater.” It just happens at this very moment in time that Presidents of two […]
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