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We Are All Pilgrims, Right John Wayne?

Thanksgiving Pilgrims

John Wayne

What would Thanksgiving be without pilgrims? Well, fortunately we are all pilgrims–at least we were to tough guy John Wayne. The quote above is one of my favorites from “The Duke.”

So, what did we learn today? Today, I learned this:

John Wayne once said: “There have been a lot of stories about how I got to be called Duke. One was that I played the part of a duke in a school play, which I never did. Sometimes, they even said I was descended from royalty! It was all a lot of rubbish. Hell, the truth is that I was named after a dog!”

John Wayne was born Marion Michael Morrison in Winterset, Iowa. When young Marion was six, the family moved to California, eventually settling in Glendale. Marion delivered newspapers in the morning with his trusty Airedale, Duke. The locale firemen called them “Big Duke” and “Little Duke.”

Marion later accepted a full scholarship to play football at the University of Southern California. In the summer of 1926, head coach Howard Jones fixed Duke up with a job as an assistant prop man on the set of a John Ford movie. The rest is history.

What did you learn?

~Johnny

Marilyn Monroe on Anger

Marilyn Monroe

Marilyn Monroe

We have to appreciate the whole person, even the parts that drive us nuts. Please remember this during the holidays, when a certain family member is bound to get on your last nerve.