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Politics

Presidents Drinking Beer

Cheers! President Obama paid homage to his Irish heritage by knocking back a Guinness at a DC pub on St. Patrick's Day. Which of these guys would you want to get a drink with?

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Dwight D. Eisenhower (not found)

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The lack of an Ike-with-a-beer photo is truly unfortunate. Eisenhower first dipped his toe into national politics with the "hot dogs and beer" speech--a paean to an American identity that he saw slipping away. "Some people wanted champagne and caviar," Eisenhower declared, "when they should have had beer and hot dogs."

Here's a photo of Ike eating a hot dog, anyway.

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