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Phineas Gage Had A Hole In His Head And Paul Gascoinge Really Did Go To Italy

by | 7th, March 2011

PHINEAS Gage did have a hole in his dead. Dr Foster did go to Gloucester. Paul Gascoigne really is fatter than you and me and did you to Italy que sera sera.

The latest rhyme to pass the fact test is that of Phineas Gage. As the rhyme goes:

“Phineas Gage had a hole in his head, and ev’ryone knew that he oughta be dead. Was it fate or blind luck, though it never came clear, kept keepin’ on year after year…”

The BBC reports that Phineas worked on the railways in Vermont. On 13 September 1848, the iron rod he used to pack down explosives created a spark and detonated the powders.

The iron rod shot into his face. It entered below an eye and exited

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