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Old December 14th, 2013, 11:36 AM   #11
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Certainly Freemont.

Also, mainstream answers:

Dan Webster
Henry Clay
Ted Kennedy

Less mainstream:

Eugene Debs.
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Old December 14th, 2013, 01:28 PM   #12
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Adlei Stevenson.
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Old December 15th, 2013, 07:25 PM   #13
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Robert Taft would be the main one
Henry Clay
Samuel Tilden (even though I like Hayes more, Tilden probably should have won)
Bobby Kennedy
John C. Frémont
Daniel Webster
Alexander Hamilton
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Old December 15th, 2013, 07:43 PM   #14

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Benjamin Franklin, just because.
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Old December 16th, 2013, 02:07 AM   #15
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Benjamin Franklin, just because.
Just because of what? Just because he was 83 years old when the first U.S. president took office and dead a year later?
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Old December 16th, 2013, 06:37 PM   #16

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Daniel Webster
Alexander Hamilton
Al Smith
Bobby Kennedy
Henry Clay
John C. Fremont
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Old December 16th, 2013, 07:10 PM   #17

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Al Gore, because he actually won that election.
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Old December 16th, 2013, 08:11 PM   #18
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John Jay, while he was a northern slaveholder, he supported its abolition.
Al Gore.

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Old December 16th, 2013, 11:11 PM   #19
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Definitely Al Gore.
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At one time I felt Colin Powel would have been a good choice.
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