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Thomas Edison

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Thomas Edison

Thomas Alva Edison
Drank milk instead of medicine.
He died of diabetes - 
Should have had his milk with Wheaties!

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  1. Date: 10/23/2012 6:32:00 AM
    Congratulations on your winning poem in Andrea's "Fresh Crop of Clerihews" contest Ilene. Love, Carol

  1. Date: 10/22/2012 9:27:00 PM
    LOL, Loved your Clerihew. Congratulations on your win. I managed to find the contest winners and am enjoying reading all the poems. There is a lot of talent in the soup here. Great fun.

  1. Date: 10/22/2012 9:48:00 AM
    Love this funny stuff!Congrats ilene on your win.

  1. Date: 10/22/2012 8:11:00 AM
    congrats on your win ilene! so cute :)

  1. Date: 10/21/2012 12:22:00 PM
    ILENE, congratulations with your awesome win in Andrea's "Fresh Crop of Clerihews" contest.. enjoyed all her winners and the people they wrote about... always~ :-) PD"

  1. Date: 10/21/2012 10:07:00 AM
    CONGRATS ILENE ON A GREAT WIN LUV ..

  1. Date: 10/21/2012 5:04:00 AM
    I got a great laugh out of this fun entry. So happy it is a winner!

  1. Date: 10/21/2012 3:31:00 AM
    CONGRATS ILENE ON A GREAT WIN FOR A WITTY ENTRY LUV ..

  1. Date: 10/21/2012 12:47:00 AM
    Love the rhythm to this one... Good Clerihew :-) Congratulations on your win,Ilene . Love, Su

  1. Date: 10/20/2012 10:11:00 PM
    This was SO CLERIHEW sounding!!! Just love your wit, Ilene, even when judging blind!!! Congratulations.

  1. Date: 10/4/2012 4:29:00 PM
    I hope this is for Andrea's contest. It's awsome.

  1. Date: 10/4/2012 2:57:00 PM
    Interesting Clerihew..Is this factual?..Sara

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    Date: 10/4/2012 3:08:00 PM Block poet from commenting on your poetry


    according to wikipedia, it is!
  1. Date: 10/4/2012 10:27:00 AM
    The late Spencer Tracy did a fine job at portraying this famous man in a motion picture. Good write Ilene.

  1. Date: 10/4/2012 9:46:00 AM
    Ha ha oh this is funny, i learn't something here as well....

  1. Date: 10/3/2012 10:36:00 AM
    I laughed at this! Peace & Love Matthew Anish

  1. Date: 10/3/2012 9:24:00 AM
    Did he really? Good job.

  1. Date: 10/3/2012 8:34:00 AM
    lol :) good one! best wishes in the contest!