The executive branch has not always enjoyed the power and prestige it does today, but none can question its current role as the face of the Federal Government. As the years have wound on, more and more authority has come to be vested in that office, and correspondingly the men who have occupied it have become more and more central to the overall functioning of the American nation.
Congresspeople come and go, and the Supreme Court's decisions have enormous scope and consequence, but it is the President, above them all, that brings Americans to the barricades, that fills them with ardor. You might think you know a great deal about the Presidents. You might consider yourself a master of the history of the executive. But regardless of your knowledge, of your passion for Presidential history, are you wily enough to decipher these Presidential rebuses?
Yes, the rebus! The wiliest of visual puzzles - without knowledge, a visual jumble of disconnected imagery, a kaleidoscopic hallucinogen. But with the proper understanding, all snaps into focus and the answer is laid bare. Are you capable of disentangling these most cunning riddles? It won't be easy, but nothing worth doing ever is. Steel yourself for what just might be your greatest challenge, take a breath, and *click*!