1. Horace Mann: Mass public Ed led to a rapid acceleration of American innovation
2. Thomas Paine: He is THE radical and revolutionary of his time.
3. Teddy Roosevelt
-created the national park system
-led the Rough Riders in the Spanish American War
- gave the White House its name
- broke up trusts
- was 'cool' before anybody heard of the concept of 'cool.'
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