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HOLY COW! HISTORY: The Caffeine Crazed Chief Executive

Teddy Roosevelt crammed a lot of living into his 60 years on this planet. He won the Medal of Honor (posthumously) for fighting in one war and the Nobel Peace Prize for ending another. He was a Harvard-educated rancher in the Wild West, a New York socialite, and a big game hunter and conservationist who

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Holy Cow! The 14-Year-Old Medal of Honor Recipient

If you ever happen to visit Springfield National Cemetery in southwest Missouri, you will notice something highly unusual inscribed on one stone. It says: “Orion P. Howe, Medal of Honor.” A Medal of Honor recipient in an obscure Ozarks cemetery? It is the resting place of the Drummer Boy Hero. Drummer boys were iconic figures

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