View Poll Results: Who Was the Best US President?

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  • Abraham Lincoln

    15 14.15%
  • Franklin Roosevelt

    26 24.53%
  • George Washington

    10 9.43%
  • Thomas Jefferson

    9 8.49%
  • Theodore Roosevelt

    6 5.66%
  • Woodrow Wilson

    1 0.94%
  • Andrew Jackson

    2 1.89%
  • Harry Truman

    0 0%
  • Lyndon Johnson

    2 1.89%
  • Other (please list below)

    35 33.02%
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    Best US President

    Who do you think was the best US President?
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    Re: Best US President

    Well its hard to name one so ill name the three best. FDR, lincoln and clinton

    The three worst are buchanan, reagan, and bush 2.
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    Re: Best US President

    I am going to go with Jefferson, partly due to personal admiration, partly due to just how much good the Louisiana Purchase did for the US.
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    Re: Best US President

    Quote Originally Posted by 99percenter View Post
    Well its hard to name one so ill name the three best. FDR, lincoln and clinton

    The three worst are buchanan, reagan, and bush 2.
    Though I like some of Clinton's policies, I can't really let myself forgive him for Rwanda. It obviously wasn't all his fault; the entire international community is to blame for that tragedy. But his administration should have done more.
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    Re: Best US President

    Quote Originally Posted by NotEliTanenbaum View Post
    Who do you think was the best US President?
    With apologies to my home state's Harry Truman, I'm going to go with Jefferson for the same reasons as Redress.
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    Re: Best US President

    I don't know about best, but my favorite to read about was LBJ. The man is just awesome. Probably Teddy was the coolest president.
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    Re: Best US President

    You should have made this a public poll so we could see how badly it gets spammed anonymously.
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    Re: Best US President

    Voted other......Eisenhower

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    Re: Best US President

    Quote Originally Posted by Anagram View Post
    With apologies to my home state's Harry Truman, I'm going to go with Jefferson for the same reasons as Redress.
    Sooner or later, every one agrees with me.
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    Re: Best US President

    I've got TR on the top of my list. He was a state rep of NY at 23. He was a naturalist, a "cowboy," a Rough Rider, a Police Commissioner, and a fairly high-up position in the Navy. He invited the first African American to the WH and had a Jew in his Cabinet. We all know about his legendary speech after getting shot. He assisted with the Russo-Japanese War, he received a Nobel Peace Prize (when getting one meant you had actually done something). He was also quite intellectual and was an over all ahead of his time.

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