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The Top 20 Biggest Lies in History

Einstein Failed Math

When confronted with the myth that he failed math in high school, Einstein laughed it off and said that he had already mastered differential and integral calculus by 15. Indeed, he was so gifted as a teenager that he came up for an alternate proof for the Pythagorean theory—for FUN. So, if you're currently failing math and using Einstein's notorious grades as cover, you better come up with a Plan B pronto.

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