Teens don’t recognize late South African leader
His name was Nelson Mandela. Shane Wilson, a 16-year-old freshman at Start High School, shrugged. “I’ve never heard of him,” young Wilson admitted. “He just died? “I know Paul Walker just died. He was an actor and celebrity. Roger Rodas, who was driving the car: he also died.” Young Wilson’s response wasn’t unique. About 20 Toledo area high school students were asked Friday if they knew who Mr. Mandela was. Most students didn’t even recognize the name.