Charlottesville Residents Take the Pr...

Charlottesville Residents Take the President's Day Challenge

There are 3 comments on the NBC29 Charlottesville story from Feb 15, 2013, titled Charlottesville Residents Take the President's Day Challenge. In it, NBC29 Charlottesville reports that:

NBC29's Whitney Harris hit the streets on Monday to see who would be willing to take the President's Day challenge - and correctly name every commander in chief.

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huck

Charlottesville, VA

#1 Feb 18, 2013
(There's George) Washington, John Adams, Thomas Jefferson and then
(James) Madison, James Monroe and John Adams once again.
(Andrew) Jackson, Mart van Buren and then Old Tippecanoe,
William Henry Harr'son and his Veep John Tyler too.

James K. Polk who was the Speaker of the House,
(Zach) Taylor, Millard Fillmore, then came Franklin Pierce,
(James Bu)chanan, who was single, Abe Lincoln who got shot,
(Andrew) Johnson was impeached, Ulysses Grant was barely not.

(Hayes, then) Garfield, Chester Arthur, Grover Cleveland, who then thinly
(Lost to) Harrison, came back for four more years, until McKinley,
(Teddy) Roosevelt, Taft, Wilson, Warren Harding unassuming,
(Calvin) Coolidge, Herbert Hoover, FDR and Harry Truman.

Eisenhower then Kennedy, whose clan began to shrink,
Johnson, Nixon, Ford, whose wife began to drink,
(Jimmy) Carter Nobel Laureate, Ron Reagan starred in drama,
(Bush the) Elder, then Bill Clinton, Bush the Younger and Obama.
dude

Bassett, VA

#2 Feb 18, 2013
huck wrote:
(There's George) Washington, John Adams, Thomas Jefferson and then
(James) Madison, James Monroe and John Adams once again.
(Andrew) Jackson, Mart van Buren and then Old Tippecanoe,
William Henry Harr'son and his Veep John Tyler too.
James K. Polk who was the Speaker of the House,
(Zach) Taylor, Millard Fillmore, then came Franklin Pierce,
(James Bu)chanan, who was single, Abe Lincoln who got shot,
(Andrew) Johnson was impeached, Ulysses Grant was barely not.
(Hayes, then) Garfield, Chester Arthur, Grover Cleveland, who then thinly
(Lost to) Harrison, came back for four more years, until McKinley,
(Teddy) Roosevelt, Taft, Wilson, Warren Harding unassuming,
(Calvin) Coolidge, Herbert Hoover, FDR and Harry Truman.
Eisenhower then Kennedy, whose clan began to shrink,
Johnson, Nixon, Ford, whose wife began to drink,
(Jimmy) Carter Nobel Laureate, Ron Reagan starred in drama,
(Bush the) Elder, then Bill Clinton, Bush the Younger and Obama.
The last one is not a president, he goes by king!
Eaglescout1984

Charlottesville, VA

#3 Feb 18, 2013
Washington, Adams... who's the third president again?

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