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10 Reasons I Wish George Washington Were Still Alive (Part 2)

Tom1000 Wrote: Feb 26, 2013 1:58 PM
I'm glad he's not alive today to see what we've allowed to become of the greatest experiment in personal freedom that he and his contemporaries begat us. It'll take a lot to earn back the respect of our founders.
To commemorate Presidents Day and Washington's Birthday, last week I highlighted the first four of the top 10 reasons I wish George Washington were still alive:

10) Washington was a role model for many, even as a youth.

9) Washington epitomized courage.

8) Washington wasn't afraid of public opinion or challenging the status quo.

7) Washington was a man of integrity and character yet just as human as the rest of us.

Here are a few more of the reasons I wish Washington were still alive and why I believe the model of his life is still worthy to shadow today (These are also the reasons...