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My Alter Ego

This is about John Dalton, my alter ego. The London Science museum is celebrating the 250th anniversary of his birth, as described here .

As you can see from the text, he was Four-eyed, he was English, and he was, most definitely, a genius.

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  1. September 3, 2016 at 5:18 pm

    Seems a nice boy. So what is Feegism then? 😎

  2. Four-eyed English Genius
    September 3, 2016 at 5:33 pm

    J: Feegism is just the genius bit :-). Actually,I did get a chemistry degree so he did rather see me on my way.

  3. christinaosborne
    September 3, 2016 at 5:41 pm

    Very interesting. The boy used to talk about him a fair bit being a nano freak!

  4. sheona
    September 3, 2016 at 11:22 pm

    Thanks for the link, FEEG, although the first couple of lines of the advertisement for the school reminded me too much of Dotheboys Hall. “Youth are boarded …”

  5. September 4, 2016 at 9:55 am

    I just read he suffered from red-green colour blindness. Just as well there weren’t traffic lights about in his time. Yes, an interesting piece on a guy from a humble background.

  6. September 4, 2016 at 10:04 am

    I had a good friend with Daltonism. When asked about traffic lights he replied, ‘Top and bottom, stoopid!’ 😎

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