A boy appears in the world in his birthday suit, only alone in the woods, as an adolescent without any memories, history or even a belly-button, only some instincts, as if he wasn't even born, and enough dexterity to handle a rattle-snake bare-handed. Just for being naked in public, he's handcuffed and committed to juvenile detention, where employee Lou Daniels renames the 'John Doe' Kyle, after his own brightest son, for he shows as much intelligence as lack of education in everything, from using daily objects to human behavior, a painful learning process among cocky thugs. Psychologist Nicole Trager takes Kyle home 'till Monday' as she promises kind husband Stephen. Their own kids, who weren't consulted at all, are understandably all but eager to take in and help caring for another of ma's stray weirdos, but gradually discover Kyle's clumsiness is just lack of experience, his nature as kind as his IQ high. Young Josh shows an open mind, quickly finds his new bunking buddy ... Written by
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Mike Suby is the person Josh refers to as Lori's previous boyfriend. Michael Suby wrote the score for the series. See more
Two of the doctors perpetuate a variation of the myth that humans only use 10% of their brains, saying that most humans only use 7% (and that Albert Einstein
used 9%), while Kyle's entire brain was "inexplicably" active on tests. See more
My birth was unconventional at best.
Born on the Cusp
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