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Obama and FDR: A Faulty Comparison

Posted on January 24, 2015 5:25 pm Published by 1 Comment

by Aaron David Miller

With only 43 different presidents, (44 to account for Grover Cleveland’s two non-consecutive terms), there’s a natural tendency to compare and contrast our chief executives. The presidential rating game is alternately fun, silly and even potentially … Read the article

FDR’s Funeral Train

Posted on June 23, 2011 5:49 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

By Robert Klara

Late into the afternoon of Thursday, March 29, 1945, the warm, languid breezes blowing off the Tidal Basin carried with them the only promise that Washington, D.C., ever entirely keeps: a summer of voracious humidity. But spring still … Read the article