April 18, 2001 4:42 AM Subscribe
Arthur Stace. Emperor Norton.
These were not Great Men, but they were great men. Eccentric. Inspiring in a way. I have always found an affinity for people who walk to the beat of a different drummer
. People with a vision underappreciated
in their own time. Someone people would never
truly understand. I'd like to learn of more people cut from similar mettle, but what does one put in a search engine? What do you call people like this? Can you think of other eccentrics of history? (and yeah I already tried "eccentrics of history" but search engines bring up nothing of note).
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