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Fri 17 Dec, 2010
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"How do we know we haven't had one?"

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A Gay President - according to Jimmy Carter

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Ex-commander-in-chief Jimmy Carter thinks the nation may be ready for a gay president.

"I don't know about the next election, but I think in the near future," Carter told the website Big Think, broadcast on CNN.

Carter said the nation is acclimated to the idea of President Obama, or a President Hillary Rodham Clinton. He wouldn't be surprised to see similar feelings about a gay president.

CNN panelist and former Bill Clinton adviser James Carville posed an interesing question: What if there has already been a gay president?

"How do we know we haven't had one?" Carville said.

Carville did not name any names -- but there have always been questions about American's only bachelor president, James Buchanan (1857-61).

Source: USA Today


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