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The American Presidency

A Glorious Burden: "As to the presidency, the two happiest days of my life were those of my entrance upon the office and my surrender of it." President Martin Van Buren
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At the annual Gridiron Club dinner, the First Lady decided to use the platform to poke fun at herself in response to the criticism that she accepted free clothes and ordered new china. Usually the event was traditionally used to lampoon politicians or the media. In the middle of the white-tie event, the First Lady went backstage to change. In front of 600 guests and her unassuming presidential husband, the First Lady came back wearing yellow rubber boats, blue-flowered Hawaiian skirt, red…

Nancy Reagan in Second-hand Clothing, 1982

Ronald Reagan (1911-2006) He enlisted in Army 1935. Enlisted Reserve 1937. Regan was a private in Troop B, 322nd Cavalry and ordered to active duty in 1942. Due to his nearsightedness, was classified for limited service only, which excluded serving overseas. He was assigned to First Motion Picture Unit in 1944, where Captain Reagan remained until end of World War II. He served as the 33rd Governor of California. As the 40th President of United States, his final rank was Commander-in-Chief.

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James Madison, Jr. (1751-1836) was an American statesman and political theorist, the fourth President of the United States (1809–1817). “Father of the Constitution” for being instrumental in the drafting of the United States Constitution and as the key champion and author of the United States Bill of Rights. After the constitution had been drafted, Madison became one of the leaders in the movement to ratify it. His collaboration with Alexander Hamilton and John Jay produced the Federalist…

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Vintage Champagne Fever (John F Kennedy and Joseph Kennedy Jr as children)