Cincinnati has produced its share of notables. Currently, Nick Lechey seems to be the most famous Cincinnatian. Before that, it was Jerry Springer, who moved to Chicago. Even before he became ringmaster of a televised freak show, Springer provided hours of entertainment having been the only sitting mayor caught doing business with a prostitute.
And passing her a bad check.
So no one here is surprised what’s become of Jerry Springer since leaving Cincinnati. The rest of you are just finding out what we always knew.
But Cincinnati also has its fair share of presidents. Thankfully, Springer is ineligible (He was born in London) and no one will ever elect John Boehner to the White House. The Queen City, though, has either sired or played host to four US presidents.
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