Here's why I wanted Andrew Jackson's
from the U. S. $20 bill. When the bills were first introduced,
besides thinking they don't look like real money, I felt that the image of
Andrew Jackson looks like that of actor Jeff Conaway,
playing Bobby Wheeler on Taxi
and Zach Allan on Babylon 5.
When I bring this up, most people are like “Who?” and I'm going “Jeff
Conaway … you know … the dude from Taxi,” and all the time I'm getting
blank stares from people, or the scrunched up face of concentration as they
try to remember this semi-familiar name from a TV show from 20 years ago.
But now I have proof! Photographic proof no less!
And for the record, Jeff Conaway has a Kevin Bacon number of
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