[Richard Nixon:] The point that I make is that goddammit, I do not think – that you glorify, on public television, homosexuality! You ever see what – you know what happened to the Greeks. Homosexuality destroyed them. Aristotle was a homo, we all know that. So was Socrates.
[Ehrlichman:] But he never had the influence that television has.
[Richard Nixon:] The last six Roman emperors were fags. You see, homosexuality, immorality in general… These are the enemies of strong societies. That’s why the Communists and the left-wingers are pushing it. They’re trying to destroy us!