- "Burro" Schmit has intrigued me for years---since I saw a documentary on him. This man made a decision and did a deed that staggers the imagination. Details later.
UPDATE: Here's another story about a super willed man and his digging: http://www.goodnewsnetwork.org/man-single-handedly-carved-road-mountain/
(thanks to Carol Maurer for the reference)