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Who Makes the Cut for the Worst Presidents Ever?

IndeePendent Wrote: Feb 13, 2013 3:24 PM
Clinton was proof that anyone can become president. Bush was proof that some people should not be president. Obama is proof that we would be better off without a president.
GPeyton Wrote: Feb 15, 2013 11:32 AM
This is sheer genius, well done.
mhood175 Wrote: Feb 14, 2013 8:22 AM
Obama is proof that we should ride the bum out on a rail, tarred and feathered ASAP!

As President Obama prepares his State of the Union Address and the nation looks forward to a Presidents Day holiday, Americans should consider the warning examples of our worst chief executives.

While few of Washington and Lincoln's successors could hope to replicate their epic achievements, every president can — and must — focus on avoiding the appalling ineptitude of John Tyler, Franklin Pierce, James Buchanan and their feckless fellow travelers on the road to presidential perdition. The common elements that link our least successful leaders teach historical lessons at least as important as the shared traits of the Rushmore Four:...