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15 Messed Up Facts About Our Nation’s Presidents

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Presidents' secrets

In American society, it’s nice to think that the president should be a shining example for all of us, and a beacon to the rest of the world of what we aspire to under American ideals.

But that hasn’t always been the case over the past 240 years.

In fact, over time—and especially since the establishment of an omnipresent media—our presidents have been less than upstanding, and regardless of how they carried out their duties in office, there were scandals that would have totally disqualified them in today’s world.

So as we continue to let men with grave faults into the Oval Office, let’s take a look back at some very interesting truths and messed up facts about our nation’s presidents!

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