Populiteracy
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Populiteracy

You Think This Presidential Transition is Rough? You Should’ve Seen 1860.

James Buchanan fiddled while the nation burned.

James Buchanan, 15th U.S. President. (National Archives)

Donald Trump is presiding over the worst presidential transition most of us have ever seen. But knowing how much Donald likes to be “Number 1,” he’ll be sad to learn this is not the worst presidential transition in the nation’s history.

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