Hank Green of the Vlog Brothers…

tells the amazing tale of Phineas Gage, the only man to have an iron rod pass through his brain at hundreds of miles per hour and live to tell the tale:

He then offers these vocal stylings in honor of Mr. Gage:

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  • http://321force.blogspot.com Barbara

    Should I be so blessed, my next son will be named Phinneas Gage. I think my husband will agree…

  • http://twitter.com/gurghi A.Campbell

    We liked “Phineas” too- until we learned it means “Mouth of the serpent.”

  • Ted Seeber

    Saw this on “Ripley’s Believe it Or Not” way back in the 1980s.