What If Names Mattered?

Image credit: military.com

The USA has had a lot of rubbish Presidents. In fact, it’s very difficult to think of more than three or four who’ve been better than mediocre. Mostly they have been self-aggrandizing incompetents who’ve done more harm than good.

But that doesn’t stop the US Navy from naming many of its warships after Presidents.

And that set me thinking. They say dogs begin to look and behave like their owners…



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Allan Milne Lees

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