Remember Silent Cal Coolidge, that staid Vermonter? Well,
according to a book by Stephen Spignese called Grover
Cleveland's Rubber Jaw and Other Unusual, Unexpected, Unbelievable
But All True Facts About America's Presidents, Calvin
Coolidge's favorite breakfast was boiled raw wheat and rye and he
liked to have his head rubbed with Vaseline while he ate it. And
President Johnson? "When he was president, LBJ insisted
on breakfast in bed every day. And he got it."
Read more for our
fun history lesson for the week.