Presidents' Day Fun

Presidents' Day Fun

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The American Presidents: James Monroe

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Disney’s The American Presidents is a fresh and relevant narrative about the men who led this country through change and the lives they affected. This humorous episode on John Monroe offers a short biography on the well-liked president, an era overview for historical context, and a summary of his most important acts as Commander in […]

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I Heard Lincoln That Day – William R. Rathvon

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Listen to the voice of William V. Rathvon, who, as a nine-year-old boy, watched and listened to Abraham Lincoln deliver his address at Gettysburg in November 1863. No other Gettysburg eyewitness is known to have recorded their memories on record, so this recording is a special piece of history.

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The American Presidents: Ulysses S. Grant

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Disney’s The American Presidents is a fresh and relevant narrative about the men who led this country through change and the lives they affected. This humorous episode on Ulysses S. Grant offers a short biography, an era overview for historical context, and a summary of his most important acts as Commander in Chief.

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A Tribute to Life in Camelot – The Kennedy Years

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View a beautiful tribute to the majestic former first couple, John F. Kennedy and Jackie Kennedy. The slideshow contains inspirational photographs of the late president and his stunning wife.

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Poll: Ronald Reagan Best President

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A Presidents’ Day poll chooses Ronald Reagan as the most popular president, but The Young Turks, an online news show, has a bone to pick with America’s selection. Hear an opinion piece on who should be chosen as America’s best president.

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DemoPublicans Presidents Day

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Clyde the Invisible Comic celebrates DemoPublicans Presidents’ Day, a day that honors the combination of democratic and republican presidents. Franklin Delano Washington, Richard Nixon, and Ronald Obama are featured in this special holiday video.

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The Spirit of Mount Vernon: The Return of George Washington’s Whiskey

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Open your mind to the many sides of our first president, George Washington, who was more than a general and a statesman. Learn about Washington’s preeminent whiskey distillery—the most successful one in the late-18th century. Watch as Reason.tv follows distiller Dave Pickerell on his journey to begin production on George Washington’s whiskey once again.

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44 Facts About Out 44 Presidents In Under 4 Minutes

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In honor of Presidents’ Day, Dan rattles off 44 facts about our 44 presidents in under 4 minutes. Learn interesting, funny, and unique facts the men who have led our country.

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Whose Line: The President’s Day Quadruple Feature

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Drew Carey and the stars of Whose Line Is It Anyway celebrate Presidents’ Day in these clips featuring our presidents. Be prepared to laugh out loud at these skits about our commander in chief.

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Presidents Day Know Or Go on Ellen

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Celebrate Presidents’ Day with Ellen DeGeneres as she tests audience members’ knowledge about America and its presidents. See how much her contestants know about our country or watch them drop.

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