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A Ranking Of The Hottest U.S. Presidents

Thirst-trapping our great nation since 1789.

43. John Quincy Adams

Bald with sideburns; probably has a Yahoo email address.

42. Chester A. Arthur

The fluffiest muttonchops in America.

41. Martin Van Buren


40. James Buchanan

Texts back three days later with "Sorry, just saw this!"

39. Andrew Jackson

Not hot AND ideologically problematic.

38. Thomas Jefferson

Sort of hot, but problematic in every which way.

37. James Monroe

Still has an OkCupid account "just to take the quizzes."

36. Lyndon B. Johnson

Teases you for how long you take to get ready but then steals your pomade.

35. George Washington

Is completely and totally honest about the fact that he's dating six other people from Tinder.

34. John Adams

Makes you help powder his wig every night.

33. James Polk

Definitely writes Yelp reviews in verse.

32. Benjamin Harrison

Still uses his ex-gf's dad's Netflix password.

31. Richard Nixon


30. Dwight D. Eisenhower

Makes you call him "Ike" in bed.

29. William Henry Harrison

Bites into string cheese instead of peeling it.

28. George H.W. Bush

Won't let you have any of his fries.

27. John Tyler

Orders pizza with pineapple and a side of ranch.

26. Zachary Taylor

Likes his own posts on Instagram.

25. James Madison

Definitely uptight, probably brags a lot about not owning a TV.

24. Andrew Johnson

A more ill-fated Tommy Lee Jones.

23. James Garfield

A more rugged Louis C.K.!!!

22. Grover Cleveland

Makes you call him "Grove" in public.

21. Gerald Ford

Eats burritos with a knife and fork.

20. George W. Bush

I mean, yeah. But Kim Kardashian called him a "cute little president," so.

19. William Howard Taft

Like a big, cuddly, executive teddy bear.

18. Woodrow Wilson

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So "sexy librarian" in those glasses.

17. Rutherford B. Hayes

The "B" stands for Brooklyn, judging by the beard.

16. Calvin Coolidge

The strong, silent type. Secretly kinky!

15. Warren G. Harding

Brows on fleek since before you were born, son.

14. Franklin Delano Roosevelt

Super handsome; saved America.

13. Ronald Reagan

Actual movie star; makes you call it "bae-ganomics."

12. Millard Fillmore

He might look like the dad from Downton Abbey, but just try whispering the name "Millard" erotically.

11. Harry S. Truman

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The "S" stands for SEX MACHINE.

10. Herbert Hoover

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Will definitely buy you the top-shelf champagne.

9. Abraham Lincoln

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More like BABEraham Lincoln!!!!!!

8. William McKinley

UNF, look at that jawline.

7. Jimmy Carter

Classically handsome; will make you a PB&J.

6. Teddy Roosevelt

The ORIGINAL lumbersexual.

5. Bill Clinton

4. Ulysses S. Grant

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He can fight for my embattled piece of the United States anytime.

3. John F. Kennedy


2. Franklin Pierce

Look at those cheekbones! You'd hit it. You know you would.

1. Barack Obama

Will buy you a shave ice, the original PILF, "slay me daddy," etc.