Book Discussion on Hail to the Chiefs: Presidential Mischief

Ms. Holland talked about her book, Hail to the Chiefs: Presidential Mischief, Morals, and Malarkey from George W. to George W,… read more

Ms. Holland talked about her book, Hail to the Chiefs: Presidential Mischief, Morals, and Malarkey from George W. to George W, published by Permanent Press. The book addresses what the author believes to be the quirks and idiosyncrasies of the presidents. She talked about incidents such as journalists stealing a president’s clothes while he was skinny dipping in order to secure an interview. The author also writes about presidents showing up drunk to their inaugurations, their vises, indiscretions, achievements, and dubious honors. Ms. Holland, a longtime Washingtonian political humorist, answered questions from members of the audience after the presentation. close

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Book Discussion on Hail to the Chiefs: Presidential Mischief

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Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Feb 16, 2003
Last Aired:
Oct 25, 2003

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  • Feb 16, 2003 | 2:59pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Feb 18, 2003 | 12:30am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Oct 19, 2003 | 3:58am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Oct 25, 2003 | 6:20pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
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