Before he was the star of 30 Rock and an Academy Award nominee, Alec Baldwin's fourth grade teacher Bernice Bard Hoffman recognized his confidence and ability to lead. She encouraged him to fulfill his potential when she wrote in his yearbook, "I don't think I will be wrong: Please save a seat for me at your inauguration!"

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