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President Tilden: A Hard Bargain 1876 CE - 1877 CE

In the fall of 1987 I was talking with the engineering director of a hybridoma production and selection system project we were working on about the vagaries of the American electoral system. 827 more words

Blackbeard for President

I have a bumper sticker with a skull and crossbones on it. The skull is wearing an eyepatch, smiling no doubt because of the bright red bandana it’s sporting. 1,151 more words


Frequently Forgotten President Rutherford B. Hayes

Rutherford B. Hayes is the first in my new series of frequently forgotten U.S. Presidents.

Like President Grant, Hayes had personal integrity, but his presidency was tainted by the very corruption he deplored. 235 more words

American History