I am heading out the door to San Francisco - a six-hour or so drive from Hollywood - so I can run the marathon this Sunday. In between packing up the car, making sandwiches for the road, and securing my belonging so the cats do not destroy them while I am gone...I came up with this.
Who is this person? The first to answer correctly in the comment section wins a big Cosmic America shout out.
Do you need a hint? Okay, fine. There is a Civil War connection that has to do with popular culture.
Good luck to you all.