US Presidents can seem like hard-ass men.. and then you see them at home or with kids.
Not sure what's happening here.
The inspiration for this compilation.
President George W. Bush really wanted to be good at the fist pump in 2008.
Shortly after leaving office, President Bill Clinton spent some time in downtown New York playing tag with kids at the Family Life Academy of the Latino Pastoral Action Center.
President George H. W. Bush pulls his grandson, Sam LeBrond in 1989.
Ronald Reagan having dinner with his sex year old pen pal, Rudy Hines in 1984.
President Reagan poses with Drew Barrymore at a ceremony launching the Young Astronauts program in 1984. In his diary, Reagan wrote, “Little Drew Barrymore—the child in E.T.—was one of the children [I met]. She’s a nice little person.”
A little girl whispers into Ronald Reagan's ear in 1984.
This unidentified child is looking thrilled to meet President Richard Nixon in Pittsburgh.
President Gerald Ford & James Paxton meet with Nebraska's smallest dignitaries at the opening of Ford Birthsite Park in Omaha, 1976.
Speak softly and hug tight: Teddy Roosevelt shows us his soft side, hugging granddaughter Edith Roosevelt Derby in 1918.
President Taft with a baby, circa 1909.
1963, John Jr. plays under his dad's desk.
President Lyndon Johnson and his dog, Yuki, and grandson Patrick Nugent having good ol' time.
Warren G. Harding with his puppy, Laddie boy, and two brave cowboys.
1923, Harding holds a baby as he stands along with farmers in Hutchinson, Kansas.
When a troupe of movie stars visited President Harry Truman in 1946, child actress Margaret O’Brien plopped a close seat by Mr. President. Two years earlier, O’Brien had starred as “Tootie” in Meet Me in St. Louis with Judy Garland. Other notables in the photo include Angela Lansbury (top left) and Cesar Romero (top right).
The only known pic of Lincoln wearing spectacles, he reads to his son.