Saturday, March 29, 2014

Fact of the Day: Only President

The Whig Party convinced General Zachary Taylor to be their nominee for president despite having very little interest in politics. Taylor became president later despite never serving a role in Congress or in a state legislature.  

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  1. Oh, that's what politics is all about.

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  2. Skip everything else and just go for president

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  3. I think that's what our current political system needs - an outsider!

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  4. very cool, love the political facts

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  5. politicians are interested only for money, powers and fame.

    It’s a GIRL Thing

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  6. Having never served in office meant he had few enemies, which is probably why he was elected.

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