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Obama? Palin? Bush? Limbaugh? All distant relations?

Discussion in 'Politics and Current Affairs' started by Martimus, Oct 13, 2010.

  1. Martimus

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    Great so now there scientific eveidence for what most already guessed, politicians are largely inbred. :eek:
     
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    John Smith? Really? Boy, that really narrows things down.
     
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    are we talking about John Smith the explorer in the 1600? Or the John Smith that in the Mormon Bible? or this John Smith [​IMG] :D
     
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    Isn't Obama the only POTUS that isn't related to another former POTUS? Sure I saw that somewhere.
     
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    Obama is related to the following US Presidents on his mother's side of the family:


    • James Madison (Third cousin, nine times removed);
    • Lyndon Johnson (Fourth cousin, three times removed);
    • Harry Truman (Seventh cousin, three times removed);
    • Jimmy Carter (Eighth cousin, twice removed);
    • Gerald Ford & George H.W. Bush (Tenth cousins, once removed); &
    • George W. Bush (Tenth cousin, twice removed).
     

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