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David McCullough

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The Resume

    (July 7, 1933-August 7, 2022)
    Wrote 'John Adams,' 'The Johnstown Flood,' 'The Great Bridge,' 'The Path Between the Seas,' 'Mornings on Horseback,' 'Brave Companions,' 'Truman'
    Hosted 'The American Experience' on PBS

Why he might be annoying:

    His biography of John Adams started out as a book about Thomas Jefferson and Adams, but he decided to concentrate on Adams after he concluded that Jefferson was overrated.

Why he might not be annoying:

    He won two National Book Awards, an Emmy, and two Pulitzer Prizes.
    He narrated Ken Burns' 'Civil War' documentary.
    He has hosted many shows on public television.
    He has received 31 honorary degrees.

Credit: Jon Mullich


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Year In Review:

    For 2021, as of last week, Out of 31 Votes: 58.06% Annoying
    In 2021, Out of 15 Votes: 53.33% Annoying
    In 2020, Out of 8 Votes: 62.50% Annoying
    In 2019, Out of 5 Votes: 60.0% Annoying
    In 2018, Out of 3 Votes: 0% Annoying
    In 2017, Out of 2 Votes: 50.0% Annoying
    In 2016, Out of 2 Votes: 0% Annoying
    In 2015, Out of 7 Votes: 57.14% Annoying
    In 2014, Out of 9 Votes: 44.44% Annoying
    In 2013, Out of 12 Votes: 41.67% Annoying
    In 2012, Out of 9 Votes: 55.56% Annoying
    In 2011, Out of 11 Votes: 27.27% Annoying
    In 2010, Out of 32 Votes: 43.75% Annoying
    In 2009, Out of 21 Votes: 38.10% Annoying
    In 2008, Out of 36 Votes: 50.0% Annoying
    In 2007, Out of 76 Votes: 50.0% Annoying
    In 2006, Out of 127 Votes: 47.24% Annoying
    In 2005, Out of 221 Votes: 44.80% Annoying
    In 2004, Out of 279 Votes: 47.67% Annoying
    In 2003, Out of 553 Votes: 44.67% Annoying
    In 2002, Out of 2293 Votes: 35.24% Annoying