What’s Behind The GOP Elephant and Democratic Donkey?

What Do Republicans Believe? http://bit.ly/1TmtFQA
What Do Democrats Believe? http://bit.ly/203Eojw
Subscribe! http://bitly.com/1iLOHml

With election season in full swing, donkeys and elephants dominate the media. But where did these political mascots come from?

Learn More:
CBS: How the parties got their animal symbols

Smithsonian Magazine: Political Animals: Republican Elephants and Democratic Donkeys

New York Times: On This Day

Mental Floss: How Did the Donkey and Elephant Become Political Mascots?

Subscribe to TestTube News!

Seeker Daily is committed to answering the smart, inquisitive questions we have about life, society, politics and anything else happening in the news. It’s a place where curiosity rules and together we’ll get a clearer understanding of this crazy world we live in.

Watch more Seeker Daily: http://bit.ly/1GSoQoY

Seeker Daily now has a newsletter! Get a weekly round-up of our most popular videos across all the shows we make here at Seeker Daily. For more info and to sign-up, click here. http://bit.ly/1UO1PxI

Subscribe now! http://bit.ly/1GSoQoY

Seeker Daily on Twitter https://twitter.com/seekerdaily

Trace Dominguez on Twitter https://twitter.com/TraceDominguez

Seeker Daily on Facebook http://bit.ly/1qcsFTk

Seeker Daily on Google+ http://bit.ly/1OmDEQa