The Reigning Champ of the Teething Crowd (shippo) wrote in thequestionclub,
The Reigning Champ of the Teething Crowd

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A question...

...and for once, not computer-related, either. :)

Did any of you have a hero (other than your parents) when you were a child? Someone who you wanted to be like, or follow in their footsteps?

For me, it was Thomas Edison. I thought he was the coolest person to have ever walked the planet. He was a genius, and invented over a thousand different things, including the incandescant light bulb and phonograph. In grade school I read books about him. I wrote reports about him. I wanted to invent lots of stuff, but I've never really had the itch that can only be scratched by invention. Go figure. :)

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