George Bush was a Cheerleader (Seriously)

According to the folks at, George W. was not only a cheerleader, he was the head cheerleader at Phillips Academy, a prep school in Andover, Massachusetts.  Read more weird facts about U.S. Presidents in’s article 12 Things You Didn’t Know About U.S. Presidents, including this one:

The 18th U.S. president, Ulysses S. Grant was born Hiram Ulysses Grant, but he changed his name because he did not like his monogram, HUG.

I guess cuddly is not the image a United States President wants to project.