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Hail to the chiefs

Washington's Birthday is observed on the third Monday in February. Let's celebrate early! Restate these phrases about America's presidents with a pair of rhyming words that play off the president's name. (For example, the answer to 'Roosevelt's whirlpools' would be 'Teddy's eddies.')

1. James's family

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2. Richard's fox

3. Eisenhower's vision

4. Andrew's yellow

5. Ulysses' insects

6. James's black birds

7. George's shrubs

8. Washington's canyons

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9. Benjamin's fort

10. William's boat

11. Zachary's mariners

12. Coolidge's buddies

13. Rutherford's fires

14. Cleveland's pasture

15. Gerald's blade

16. Herbert's shades


(1) Polk's folks; (2) Nixon's vixen; (3) Dwight's sight; (4) Jackson's flaxen; (5) Grant's ants; (6) Monroe's crows; (7) Bush's bushes; (8) George's gorges; (9) Harrison's garrison; (10) Taft's raft; (11) Taylor's sailors; (12) Cal's pals; (13) Hayes's blazes; (14) Grover's clover; (15) Ford's sword; (16) Hoover's louvers.

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