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:

I love the Internet.

"Alright; how about automatically requesting execution the second time a prisoner is convicted of prison ..."

The Sheer Orwellianism of Crisis
"This was an excellent article until it arrived at a conclusion that was contrary to ..."

Happy Creation Day!
""More and more people believe that a Google search makes them the equal of a ..."

Happy Creation Day!
"I owe my life to modern science. Without the medicines that I take daily--the fruits ..."

Happy Creation Day!

Browse Our Archives

Follow Us!


What Are Your Thoughts?leave a comment
  • 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.