TITLE

TOO MANY CHIEFS

AUTHOR(S)
Hertzberg, Hendrik
PUB. DATE
February 2007
SOURCE
New Yorker;2/19/2007, Vol. 83 Issue 1, p57
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses various meanings of the term "Presidents' Day", depending on how it is punctuated, and the holiday's origins. The article suggests that presidential glorification is excessive in the U.S., and proposes a return to the original "Washington's Birthday" nomenclature. The article also notes that U.S. money almost exclusively honors presidents.
ACCESSION #
24012080

 

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