Baseball Crank
Covering the Front and Back Pages of the Newspaper
September 22, 2003
HISTORY: Sleepy Bill

The Washington Post notes a recent study that diagnoses William Howard Taft as suffering from sleep apnea; apparently, Taft was known to fall asleep at inopportune moments, including in meetings with the powerful Speaker of the House.

Insert your own joke about the fact that the accounts of Taft's sleeping habits were drawn from the notes of presidential aide Major Butt.

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