Backstory podcast shorts: A presidential fitness test

Backstory with Larry Potash

When he noticed that older Naval officers were out of shape, this U.S. President mandated new physical endurance tests. When folks in the Navy grumbled about the new directive, he decided to lead by example with an historic stunt. 

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