If you could meet anyone (dead or alive), spend an hour with them and ask them anything (nothing off limits), who would it be? And why?
2. Paternal grandfather
Among other things he worked as a handyman for Thomas Edison. For a time, he woke Edison up every morning. he passed away when I was one.
3. Josh Gibson
Negro Leagues legend, I only know a little of his story and it is fascinating. I could make a list of just Negro Leagues legends I'd want to me.
4. Teddy Roosevelt
All of it, Rough Riders, Bull Moose, National Parks, all of it.
5. Alexander Hamilton
I'm fascinated with how he created/started our financial system.
6. Ulysses Grant
Complex person, I believe.
7. Karl Popper
"No amount of positive results can prove something but it only takes one negative result to disprove something.
8. Umberto Eco
The importance of a library full of unread books.
9. Sir Edmund Hillary & Tenzing Norgay
10. Jackie Robinson
Torn between Jackie and Roberto Clemente.