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Short Stuff: Johnny Appleseed

Short Stuff: Johnny Appleseed

Update: 2019-01-3021
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Johnny Appleseed was real! And he was about as amazing as the legend paints him. He really did plant apple trees all over America and if the feds hadn’t chopped them down during Prohibition, they’d still be around. Learn what we mean in this episode.

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Matt Tihi

Is this where the saying "an apple a day keeps the doctor away" comes from? When they say "apple" is it really a reference to hard cider and the fact that alcohol was "safe" to drink? Please say it is so!

Feb 6th
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@AgentWaldheim

OMGOODNESS!! Forgot all about "WOODCHUCK " Thanks guys!!

Feb 5th
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Short Stuff: Johnny Appleseed

Short Stuff: Johnny Appleseed

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