Daily Factoid- 5/10/2013

“[Teddy] Roosevelt had long been a promoter of guinea pigs as first-rate house pets for children; and he kept five in the White House: Admiral Dewey, Dr. Johnson, Bishop Doane, Fighting Bob Evans, and Father O’Grady.”

-excerpt from The Wilderness Warrior: Theodore Roosevelt and the Crusade for America, 1858-1919 by Douglas Brinkley

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