Light off fireworks with Marie Antoinette, serenade John F. Kennedy on his birthday, and eat your weight in cheese with Andrew Jackson—it’s politicians gone wild!
For more on the biggest bashes in political history, pick up a copy of Politics, the Fall 2012 issue of Lapham’s Quarterly.
Four-foot cheese wheel??? Old Hickory really knew how to party.
Clearly partying hard used to be even better.