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MoonRiver

(36,926 posts)
Sun Jan 18, 2015, 09:18 AM Jan 2015

Where do you think Obama's Presidential Library should be? [View all]

These are the places he is considering:


25 votes, 0 passes | Time left: Unlimited
Chicago
13 (52%)
Honolulu
11 (44%)
New York
1 (4%)
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I think it should be well outside any city, for ease of access. shraby Jan 2015 #1
That sounds like a good idea. eom MoonRiver Jan 2015 #2
By "ease of access" you mean that people must drive their individual autos to get there? Jim Lane Jan 2015 #43
Wherever he wants it. TreasonousBastard Jan 2015 #3
He's trying to choose between the 3 listed. MoonRiver Jan 2015 #4
Well, what I meant was... TreasonousBastard Jan 2015 #50
Kenya bigwillq Jan 2015 #5
Good one! MoonRiver Jan 2015 #8
lol treestar Jan 2015 #20
And we have our thread winner. Brigid Jan 2015 #45
IF it's a world class city, the first black president's library should be on Chicago's lakefront. ancianita Jan 2015 #6
I agree. I voted for it in this poll. CTyankee Jan 2015 #40
Hawaii. PeteSelman Jan 2015 #7
George W was born in Connecticut - his library is in Dallas oberliner Jan 2015 #27
WTF? Where is Kenya? This poll is bullshit. Warren Stupidity Jan 2015 #9
+1 Gormy Cuss Jan 2015 #35
Chicago. On or adjacent to the U of C campus, where he taught 66 dmhlt Jan 2015 #10
Chicago. Gemini Cat Jan 2015 #11
I love the symbolism of Lincoln and Obama's libraries being in the same state riderinthestorm Jan 2015 #12
Good points! MoonRiver Jan 2015 #13
+1 treestar Jan 2015 #22
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It would much more accessable to many more people in Chicago. 99Forever Jan 2015 #14
I agree. That was my reason for choosing Chicago. n/t MANative Jan 2015 #15
It would be great for the people of Hawaii oberliner Jan 2015 #28
And visa versa mahina Jan 2015 #51
There's a huge difference between... 99Forever Jan 2015 #53
Both. mahina Jan 2015 #54
Nobody goes to Hawaii for the libraries. bluedigger Jan 2015 #16
Hawaii is too expensive to get to. I want as many little kids applegrove Jan 2015 #17
If you live on the West Coast that isn't really true oberliner Jan 2015 #29
Did not know that. Still, you cannot drive to it. applegrove Jan 2015 #49
No Kenya option? undeterred Jan 2015 #18
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Chicago treestar Jan 2015 #21
Chicago, with a branch in Hawaii MH1 Jan 2015 #23
I was thinking the same thing myself! MoonRiver Jan 2015 #24
I like this idea!! mfcorey1 Jan 2015 #26
I don't think this is a good idea. Hangingon Jan 2015 #39
Even though he grew in Hawaii, placing the Presidential Library there will mfcorey1 Jan 2015 #25
Will they sell copies of the long form birth certificate in the gift shop? FSogol Jan 2015 #30
How about a presidential museum in Hawaii and library in Chicago? oberliner Jan 2015 #31
Great idea! MoonRiver Jan 2015 #33
It should be online Kelvin Mace Jan 2015 #32
I disagree oberliner Jan 2015 #34
That's great Kelvin Mace Jan 2015 #36
Hopefully it can be done in an environmentally friendly way oberliner Jan 2015 #37
Well, we'll see if ego or altruism wins out Kelvin Mace Jan 2015 #41
New York City brucefan Jan 2015 #38
Chicago is where he started his political career from, so I think that would be the natural choice. Major Hogwash Jan 2015 #44
I'll go with Chicago. Brigid Jan 2015 #46
chicago Liberal_in_LA Jan 2015 #47
Wherever Mike Madigan decides it should be? AngryAmish Jan 2015 #48
The teabagger vote is for Indonesia TexasTowelie Jan 2015 #52
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