Wednesday, July 4, 2018

Fact of the Day: NYC Presidents

While many presidents have had history in New York City, Theodore Roosevelt and Donald Trump were the only ones born in the city. 

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  1. Interesting that they both were born there..

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    1. Yes and one really had a military background, the other just salutes at random and doesn't even know the etiquette of when and when not to salute.
      Turnip Top certainly made a bigger idiot of himself in Singapore when he saluted (???) the Northern Korean Military C-in-C or the C of S.
      The General looked totally bemused.
      Then again Turnip Top was a draft dodger!!!!
      Colin

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  2. I guess it would be more of a coincidence if more presidents were born there, right? The US is huge, after all!

    -Kati
    Almost Stylish

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  3. Too bad it wasn't just the one still.

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  4. I would have thought more would have been born there, so this is pretty interesting. Happy 4th! Hugs...RO

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  5. Another tidbit I didn't know.
    Happy 4th to you and Daisy.

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  6. I've read quite a few books on Teddy Roosevelt.
    A wise man but I sure wouldn't say that about our current President.
    Happy fourth and coffee is on

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  7. Happy 4th to you and Daisy!

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  8. What different legacies they will have! Happy 4th to you and Daisy!

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