Exchange Exemplar: Celebrating the mountebanks and doughfaces who have occupied the White House
Our Independence Day weekend celebration goes into a fourth day, with the JX on the air, but with previously-aired material.
In this hour, we observe a true all-American activity: calling our leaders nasty names.
Ashlander Ed Battistella, just retired from Southern Oregon University, is the author of Dangerous Crooked Scoundrels: Insulting the President, from Washington to Trump.
There are some real high-value insults in the collection. It only stops short of Joe Biden because he was not yet elected when Ed Battistella visited for this interview.