John Quincy Adams
There is more than a little poetic justice in General John Abizaid's proposed posting to Riyadh.
Life is short. Youth is finite. You have every opportunity to make the most of the life you have right now. Your choices
Much has been made about the importance of strength in a president, a trait championed almost to the point of caricature by Donald Trump.
The Cold War against Cuba not only made life worse for ordinary Cubans. It also diminished America's own democracy and undermined its lofty spoken commitments to human rights and the rule of law.
What if we put our Declaration of Independence on an equal footing with the Constitution, and give it the force of law?
Kerry's experience in Vietnam, where visceral ideological attitudes prevailed over rational analysis, prompted him to advocate for a more realistic course. Kerry has sought to correct the foreign policy mistakes that led to the fiasco in Indochina, learning to value diplomacy and engagement.
Presidents Day rarely falls in the same week as Purim, and it won't again for almost 40 years (in 2051 -- take my word for it). But these two seemingly disparate holidays have much in common.
Want to know more about chief executive pets? The Washington Humane Society is holding a signing of "President Adams' Alligator
Hello everyone! The presidential election is Tuesday, which means it's time for HuffPost College's original series "President's
Adams was reported to love nude bathing so much he would swim at 5 a.m. in the Potomac River every day to deal with the stress