I chose "an8sreaganite" because I came of age at a time where I watched the decisions of Jimmy Carter put my parents in huge financial jeopardy (admittedly, my dad was a better friend than businessman, but 20% interest, come on!). This eventually led to my dad dying of a heart attack under all the stress.
A few months later, Ronald Reagan was elected, the hostages came home and things slowly started to improve.
Throughout my teens and into my college years I watched the country that had been held hostage for over a year by a tiny country become the country who beat the Russians (in hockey and the old war) and where anything was possible again.
Ronuldus Magnus' single handedly ended the 40 year old Cold War and his economic policies set up an environment for the largest longest expansion of the an economy the world has ever seen.