True, most Americans give lip service to...
True, most Americans give lip service to the proposition that even the most exalted among us have their flaws, but we are eager to believe that presidents manage to rise above the limitations that beset the rest of us.
Author: Robert Dallek
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In 1800, in the first interparty contest, the Federalists warned that presidential candidate Thomas Jefferson, because of his sympathy expressed at the outset of the French Revolution, was the son of a half-breed Indian squaw who would put opponents under the guillotine.
By: Robert Dallek