Saturday, January 12, 2008

What We Wear To The Office

Jim Thorpe cufflinks, of course, provided by none other than my wife and consumate crew chief, Sarah, for the holidays.

A childhood hero of mine, Jim Thorpe has been called "the greatest athlete in the world." As a native American he faced considerable hardship and discrimination. Today he is remembered as America's greatest athlete, a tribute to his innate abilities, gracious sportsmanship, and quiet persistence.

When I was growing up, I knew him as Jim Thorpe, All-American. And that's how I always think of him.

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