Huh, lots of celebs and music folks talking about FIRST. We are what we celebrate 🙂
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I would say that Tesla is my personal Fav. with DaVinci and Ben Franklin as my tie for second. They get second spots because they bridged how technical know-how can be used to really transform the way that the world exists. It seems that too many great thinkers get caught up in themselves and forget to share and connect. They are only really appreciated when they are gone instead of being fostered while alive.
Kids, join as many groups that sound interesting to you whether they are technical or not. You would be amazed what a good mind can do to transform the world in almost any subject. A solid engineering-problem-solving mind can take you most anywhere.
Mommas, don’t let your babies grow up to be athletes.
…nerds are gonna save the world…