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Category talk:Presidents of the United States

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We have a few "missing" presidents that could have a lot of links to them - eisenhower and jackson, for two, as I recall from my searching. ħumanUser talk:Human 19:48, 16 October 2008 (EDT)


Can I suggest a reorganisation of this category, and related ones. Something like:

I bring this up because we don't seem to have a navbar specifically for this subject, and I believe this set-up would aid in its creation. Also, there is no category for candidates both current and former. Thoughts? PeterQuasniki 2012! 08:31, 12 January 2012 (UTC)

Alternatively, each campaigns candidates could have their own category under that years campaign category. PeterQuasniki 2012! 08:34, 12 January 2012 (UTC)
The candidates one is a good idea. Former presidents, though, is too pedantic - even a child would know, out of any list of presidents, who the current one is. So I suggest not having that one. And maybe not current candidates, but that one's a little greyer. Rennie McGreet (talk) 08:38, 12 January 2012 (UTC)
I would only separate them so that a random list of 'former presidents' doesn't turn up the current one. And you could put stuff relating to them specifically in that category too, but I don't know how well that would work come to think of it. PeterQuasniki 2012! 08:42, 12 January 2012 (UTC)
Grouping candidates by campaign year is a good idea. I find it the most natural way to think about candidates, actually—certainly George McGovern is synonymous with the 1968 Presidential race. Star of David.png Radioactive afikomen Please ignore all my awful pre-2014 comments. 08:43, 12 January 2012 (UTC)
Yeah, I've changed it to that. PeterQuasniki 2012! 08:54, 12 January 2012 (UTC)
"Bump" and all that. I might get bored and just do it unilaterally, you know. PeterQuasniki 2012! 02:58, 13 January 2012 (UTC)
I'll try to do it tomorrow. Try. Star of David.png Radioactive afikomen Please ignore all my awful pre-2014 comments. 08:42, 13 January 2012 (UTC)
I'm bored enough now. PeterQuasniki 2012! 23:59, 14 January 2012 (UTC)
"I might get bored and just do it unilaterally" is the story of how things get done on RW. Blue (pester) 00:02, 15 January 2012 (UTC)
Part of the story. You forgot the complaints. Anyway, I've done it, although we could possibly do with a 2000 and 2004 category aswell. PeterQuasniki 2012! 00:38, 15 January 2012 (UTC)