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The Mount Rushmore mascots make a national television appearance on NBC’s “TODAY” show on Monday in honor of Presidents Day. Three of the four mascots — Tom, Teddy and Abe — appeared at the start of the segment in the New York City studio with hosts Kathie Lee Gifford and Hoda Kotb. The fourth mascot — George — arrived late, but still managed to make his own appearance. (Photo from TODAY show)

Mount Rushmore mascots hit national TV

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South Dakota’s most famous faces celebrated Presidents Day in front of a national audience.

The South Dakota Mount Rushmore mascots made a national television appearance during the fourth hour of NBC’s “TODAY” show on Monday, in honor of the Presidents Day holiday.


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