Jimmy Carter made a baby cry after kissing the child during his 1976 presidential campaign, outside his Baptist church in Plains, Georgia. It would prove impossible to determine just which presidential candidate holds the record for kissing babies, that old campaign gesture dating back more than a century. During a March 1979 visit to Elk City, Oklahoma, the President performed the proverbial political baby kiss, despite it not being a campaign year. (Corbis) But one can certainly award President Jimmy Carter as the U.S. President who kissed more First Ladies other than his own wife. This past three-day holiday weekend just ended, with both Valentine’s
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