In 1992, all three presidential candidates — George H. About his handedness, Ford was once quoted saying , "For as long as I can remember, I have been left-handed when I've been sitting down and right-handed standing up. However, this number is not necessarily accurate because in the past left-handedness was actively discouraged.
YourDictionary definition and usage example. In 1880, he emerged as the dark-horse nominee for president on the 36th ballot at the bitterly divided Republican National Convention after making a rousing nominating speech—for another candidate.
Longtime "Tonight Show" host Jay Leno is a lefty as well.
Good luck finding images of president Harry Truman writing with his left hand. James Garfield was allegedly able to write with both hands at the same time — and in different languages.
After all, many people believe that left-handedness seems to correspond to creative, or at least "out of the box" thinking, pointing to famous lefty artists such as Pablo Picasso, Jimi Hendrix, and Leonardo Di Vinci. People will see it as Author Name with your public flash cards.
Bush, like Obama, was up against some other heavy hitting lefties during his second presidential campaign. As of Feb. Many saw this multi-talented president as as a symbol of American promise and potential—but he would only end up serving four months in office.
When Jon Stewart jotted down all those "Daily Show" jokes for 16 years, he did it with his left hand.
They had little choice, too: He oversaw military activity in both Panama and the Persian Gulf, and he saw both the collapse of the Soviet Union and the Berlin Wall. So, forget Ferris. Barack Obama is a proud leftie.
She played Erin Brockovich, so she's probably pretty formidable in a verbal battle. Barack Obama Barack Obama is a proud leftie.