On April 23, 1910, Theodore Roosevelt gave what would become one of the most widely quoted speeches of his career. “The poorest way to face life is to face it with a sneer,” he said. I like it because people think they know, but they have no idea what we’re thinking from pitch to pitch. With our backs against the wall I wanted to say something that brought us together, a little band of brothers. Mental Floss has podcast with iHeartRadio called History Vs., and our first season is all about Theodore Roosevelt.