Today is the 75th anniversary of Lou Gehrig's famous "luckiest man" speech. An Olbermann segment on Gehrig claims that actually Lou died due to post-concussion syndrome (or that his ALS was triggered by it). NYT covered a few years back.
Friday, July 4, 2014
Did Lou Gehrig Not Die from 'Lou Gehrig's Disease"
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