The Secret Service assigns code names to U.S. presidents and their families, as well as to other high-ranking government officials, prominent people and it even gives code names to certain places and things. Here's a look at those names, from Smurfette and Peter Sellers to Backseat and the Red Barron. How many do you know?
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