“The Founding Fathers must turn in their grave as the Kennedys, Bushes and Clintons grab the glittering prizes.”
Oh, sure. I bet John Adams and John Quincy Adams would be just livid.
JFK rode through Dallas with no protection and was easily murdered.
Since then we've been bombarded (pun intended) with a myriad of legislation and otherwise that has America under surveilance, photographed, frisked, x-rayed, locked out, standing in que (sp?), folded, spindled and (our freedoms) mutilated.
Just TRY to imagine the zero's in an open car ... actually identified as the car with the real occupants of the White House.
Can't do it, can ya' ?
And it will probably never be again.
You beat me to it, so I’ll just add William Henry Harrison and Benjamin Harrison.
Along with the Harrisons you might add the Tafts. Although they only produced one president, they have held numerous offices, including Senate seats and governorships, from the eighteenth century to the twenty-first.