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The Worst President Ever

pattibaby Wrote: Oct 17, 2012 6:10 AM
obama did better,but not great. he was caught on economy, foreign policiy,librya ,just didn't have good answers. pl,orl,fla

While Obama remains a great curiosity outside of the U.S., it’s largely his American-ness that draws the crowds, rather than some innate ability of his own.

A man comes from low beginnings and ascends to the White House.

That tale quintessentially remains the American strive-and-succeed story since Washington was first born poor and lowly in a kind-of log cabin.

While Washington is represented as a rich, privileged, white guy, the success Washington enjoyed and the wealth he built -- yes, built -- he earned by working hard on the dangerous and brutal, American frontier, going places often were...