I’m sure it was Poe who said that. Either way, it’s on the internet now so it doesn’t matter, right?!
Well, the internet lies! One of my favorite quotes has fallen victim to this trend of misattribution. 395 more words
The titular Wilson comes to a small town in Missouri and is categorized as an idiot (pudd’nhead) right from the start, and the name sticks. He gets used to it pretty quickly and the town gets used to his little quirks, like his interest in the nascent science of fingerprinting. 313 more words