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Jacob Shelton
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Which celebrity would you actually vote for if they ran for President of the United States? If you can remember all the way back to Kanye West’s speech at the 2015 MTV Video Music Awards, you may remember that he closed by saying that he’ll be running for president in 2020. If he actually runs, it’s going to be highly entertaining (just think of the debates). But he shouldn’t be the only celebrity who takes a shot at becoming the most important person in the world. There are plenty of other actors, rappers, and just plain famous people who could probably handle having their finger on the button. From Kim Kardashian to Stephen Colbert, and even Charlie Sheen, here’s a definitive list of other celebrities who should run for President of the United States.

If you think about it, being President of the United States isn’t all that different from being a regular celebrity. People with no knowledge of what you really do are constantly criticizing you, you spend most of your time on a private airplane, and you have a giant posse. If you’re a famous person (FP for short), you might as well run for president every four years. Worst case scenario, you actually win and have to figure out which member of your inner circle is going to be your chief of staff. Which celebs do you think make great presidential candidates?

Upvote the celebrities you think should run for President of the United States. If you think there’s a celebrity who’s uniquely qualified to run the US of A, add them to the list and see how many votes they get.

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Tom Hanks is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Celebrities Who Should Run for President
Tom Hanks age 60 - Platform: Everyone gets a photo with President Hanks!

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Ellen DeGeneres is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Celebrities Who Should Run for President
Ellen DeGeneres age 59 - Platform: The Midwest will be turned into a 24/7 dance party!

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Morgan Freeman is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Celebrities Who Should Run for President

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+ - 1,747 2,325
Jon Stewart is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Celebrities Who Should Run for President
Jon Stewart age 54 - Platform: Free Arby's.

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+ - 1,832 2,665
Dwayne Johnson is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Celebrities Who Should Run for President
Dwayne Johnson age 44 - Platform: A new school lunch referendum based around a 20,000 calorie a day diet.

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+ - 1,448 1,964
Clint Eastwood is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Celebrities Who Should Run for President

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+ - 1,655 2,240
Stephen Colbert is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Celebrities Who Should Run for President
Stephen Colbert age 52 - Platform: One free pint of Ben & Jerry's Americone Dream for everyone.

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+ - 1,832 2,641
Oprah Winfrey is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Celebrities Who Should Run for President
Oprah Winfrey age 63 - Platform: EVERYONE GETS A FREE CAAAAAAAAAAR!!!!!!

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+ - 843 1,168
Bill Nye is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Celebrities Who Should Run for President
Bill Nye age 61

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+ - 988 1,433
Chuck Norris is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Celebrities Who Should Run for President
Chuck Norris age 77

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+ - 1,775 2,965
Leonardo DiCaprio is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Celebrities Who Should Run for President

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+ - 1,237 1,696
Bill Murray is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Celebrities Who Should Run for President
Bill Murray age 66

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+ - 1,537 3,075
Robert Downey Jr. is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Celebrities Who Should Run for President

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+ - 887 1,828
Christopher Walken is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Celebrities Who Should Run for President

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+ - 958 1,185
Denzel Washington is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Celebrities Who Should Run for President

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+ - 520 905
Tom Selleck is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Celebrities Who Should Run for President
Tom Selleck

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+ - 1,592 2,461
Will Smith is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Celebrities Who Should Run for President
Will Smith age 48 - Platform: To finally move the White House to Bel-Air.

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+ - 1,398 1,915
Samuel L. Jackson is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Celebrities Who Should Run for President

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+ - 630 568
Bill Gates is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Celebrities Who Should Run for President
Bill Gates age 61

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+ - 564 2,340
Michael Moore is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Celebrities Who Should Run for President
Michael Moore age 62

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+ - 883 1,495
Meryl Streep is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Celebrities Who Should Run for President
Meryl Streep age 67

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+ - 301 667
James Woods is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Celebrities Who Should Run for President
James Woods age 69

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+ - 892 1,427
Tina Fey is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Celebrities Who Should Run for President
Tina Fey age 46

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+ - 806 1,343
Judge Judy is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Celebrities Who Should Run for President
Judge Judy

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+ - 911 1,454
George Clooney is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Celebrities Who Should Run for President

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+ - 570 1,878
Snoop Dogg is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list Celebrities Who Should Run for President
Snoop Dogg age 45 - Platform: Legalization of marijuana.

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+ - 881 2,479
Taylor Swift is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list Celebrities Who Should Run for President
Taylor Swift age 27 - Platform: A vote for Swift is a vote for the squad.

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+ - 675 1,060
Kevin Spacey is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list Celebrities Who Should Run for President
Kevin Spacey age 57

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+ - 262 323
Neil deGrasse Tyson is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list Celebrities Who Should Run for President

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+ - 184 162
Gary Sinise is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list Celebrities Who Should Run for President
Gary Sinise age 62

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+ - 455 789
Mark Wahlberg is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list Celebrities Who Should Run for President
Mark Wahlberg age 45

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+ - 735 1,496
Jennifer Lawrence is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list Celebrities Who Should Run for President

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+ - 625 922
Matt Damon is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list Celebrities Who Should Run for President
Matt Damon age 46

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+ - 427 1,009
Steve Harvey is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list Celebrities Who Should Run for President
Steve Harvey age 60

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+ - 565 1,688
Eminem is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list Celebrities Who Should Run for President
Eminem age 44

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+ - 479 1,092
Sylvester Stallone is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list Celebrities Who Should Run for President

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+ - 608 1,327
Kevin Hart is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list Celebrities Who Should Run for President
Kevin Hart age 37

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+ - 175 347
John Malkovich is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list Celebrities Who Should Run for President

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+ - 271 479
Kurt Russell is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list Celebrities Who Should Run for President
Kurt Russell age 66

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+ - 227 619
Martin Sheen is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list Celebrities Who Should Run for President
Martin Sheen age 76

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+ - 56 41
Michelle Obama is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list Celebrities Who Should Run for President

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+ - 202 543
Tim Tebow is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list Celebrities Who Should Run for President
Tim Tebow age 29

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+ - 171 595
Tom Brady is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list Celebrities Who Should Run for President
Tom Brady age 39

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Sandra Bullock is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list Celebrities Who Should Run for President

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James Earl Jones is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list Celebrities Who Should Run for President

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Beyoncé Knowles is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list Celebrities Who Should Run for President
Beyoncé Knowles age 35 - Platform: To finally bring back the monarchy. 

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+ - 232 453
Neil Patrick Harris is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list Celebrities Who Should Run for President

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+ - 38 30
Joe Biden is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list Celebrities Who Should Run for President
Joe Biden age 74

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+ - 355 1,058
Bill Maher is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list Celebrities Who Should Run for President
Bill Maher age 61

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Penn Jillette is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list Celebrities Who Should Run for President
Penn Jillette age 62