Totally Rad History: “The Incredibly Stupid One”

*Originally published on RYOT.org on September 4th, 2015 by Sean Sawyer* Today on #ThrowbackThursday (not #TomBradyThursday), we bring you some Totally Rad History highlighting interesting figures that you may never have heard of. Today, we highlight a hero veteran Petty Officer Douglas Brent Hegdahl III. Petty Officer Douglas Brent Hegdahl III was born in Clark, South Dakota … Continue reading Totally Rad History: “The Incredibly Stupid One”

Totally Rad History: Matt Cvetic “America’s Communist”

*Originally published on RYOT.org on August 27th, 2015 by Sean Sawyer* Today on #ThrowbackThursday, we bring you some Totally Rad History highlighting interesting figures that you may never have heard of. Today’s Totally Rad History highlights Matt Cvetic. The Pittsburgh-native lived quite the interesting life working as a spy inside the American Communist Party (CPUSA) for … Continue reading Totally Rad History: Matt Cvetic “America’s Communist”