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Old 10-11-2004, 01:42 PM
FlippyFly FlippyFly is offline
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US presidents with tattoos

Anyone know how many US presidents have had tattoos? I figure some of the soldier presidents might have had USMC or a unit number or something… have any presidents ever had a ‘mom-heart’ or anything like that?
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Old 10-11-2004, 01:54 PM
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Don't know about any Presidential tats, but former secretary of state George Shultz supposedly has a princeton tiger tattooed on his butt. For what ever that's worth.
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Old 10-11-2004, 02:18 PM
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I know of one major party candidate who had a tattoo: Barry Golwater. He belonged to the Smoki People group, and The Perfect Master covered this in a column.
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Old 10-11-2004, 02:19 PM
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IIRC commissioned officers are discouraged from getting tattoos. Not to say there aren't officers with tattoos but it dramatically decreases the odds of a president with a tattoo.

Semi off topic but I don't think there has been a president who served in the USMC or the USAF including the Army Air Force. Is that correct?
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Old 10-11-2004, 02:51 PM
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IIRC commissioned officers are discouraged from getting tattoos. Not to say there aren't officers with tattoos but it dramatically decreases the odds of a president with a tattoo.

Semi off topic but I don't think there has been a president who served in the USMC or the USAF including the Army Air Force. Is that correct?
Bush II was in the Air Force National Guard. Does that count?

Bush I was a pilot but was in the Navy.

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