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By Orrin G. Hatch
Procedural changes impede the chamber's traditional deliberative function
Topic - Jim Adams
Amazon is going to start delivering on Sundays, following a uniquely American philosophy of catering to customers. But not all businesses or communities follow that formula.
The year was 1967, and 23-year-old Syracuse University student Bob Wheeler had been hitchhiking across the country, conducting hundreds of interviews for his master's thesis, an oral history of legendary American Indian athlete and Olympian Jim Thorpe.
"The Carlisle football team toured nationally, and contemporary reports tell us that the crowds usually rooted for them," Mr. Adams said.
The American public, Mr. Adams said, mostly sided with Thorpe.