February 4, 2015

The Smithsonian wants what? Man's passion for lifetime hobby pays off

John Cooke’s siblings teased him for four decades, saying he had – well — rocks in his head.

Because he had rocks everywhere else. He had rocks in most every room of his Pleasant Grove house, and rocks piling up in his storage building out back – the one he was supposed to share with his late wife.

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