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February 17, 2011      Share

NOTE FROM KILROY:
Happy Presidents Day next Monday!
Some Presidents of the United States have had military
experience. All have had to deal with military operations
as Commanders-in-Chief of the U.S. Armed Forces.
What often helps is a good nickname.

The Top 10 Military Presidential Nicknames

10> Ulysses S. Grunt

9> James K. Polkuwithabayonet

8> Millard Claymore

7> William Henry-Repeating-Rifle Harrison

6> Latrine Adams

5> James Garfieldgradepromotion

4> Lendin’ Paines Johnson

3> Rutherford B. Hayes of War

2> Gunjammin’ Harrison

and the Number 1 Military Presidential Nickname…
1> Fight D. Axispower


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Credits:

Selected from 87 submissions from 12 contributors.
This week’s list authors are:

Douglas Frank, Crosby, TX — 1, 2, 4 (24th #1/3-day pass!)
Kevin Dopart, Washington, DC — 3, 6, Banner tag
Marty McCullen, Gettysburg, PA — 4
Jeffrey Contompasis, Ashburn, VA — 5
Michael Cunningham, Woodridge, IL — 7
David Bloyer, Comer, GA — 8
Glenn Anthony, San Carlos, CA — 9
Bob Dalton, Arlington, VA — 10
Colonel Howie, The Pentagon, VA — Topic
Kilroy, Washington, DC — Graffitist

RUNNERS UP list — Impeachy-Keen

Barracks O’Bomber
     (David Bloyer, Comer, GA)
     (Michael Cunningham, Woodridge, IL)
     (Bob Dalton, Arlington, VA)
     (Douglas Frank, Crosby, TX)
     (Larry Hollister, Concord, CA)

Carrier Landin’ Johnson
     (Kevin Dopart, Washington, DC)

Charge Iraq-ward Bush
     (Douglas Frank, Crosby, TX)

Franklance “Armor” Pierced
     (Jeffrey Contompasis, Ashburn, VA)
     (Kevin Dopart, Washington, DC)
     (Douglas Frank, Crosby, TX)

James BoomcannonFire
     (Glenn Anthony, San Carlos, CA)
     (David Bloyer, Comer, GA)
     (Jeffrey Contompasis, Ashburn, VA)
     (Bob Dalton, Arlington, VA)
     (Kevin Dopart, Washington, DC)
     (Douglas Frank, Crosby, TX)
     (Larry Hollister, Concord, CA)

Martin Van CBUren
     (Bob Dalton, Arlington, VA)

Richard M. NixCong
     (Douglas Frank, Crosby, TX)

Richard MILSPEC Nixon
     (Bob Dalton, Arlington, VA)

Rudder Forward B. Hayes
     (Michael Cunningham, Woodridge, IL)

Teddy Roust’emout
     (Douglas Frank, Crosby, TX)

Tommy Gun Jefferson
     (Kevin Dopart, Washington, DC)

Winchester Arthur
     (Kevin Dopart, Washington, DC)

Runners Up list name
     (Kevin Dopart, Washington, DC)

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