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I have taken the stand that nobody can be always wrong, but it does seem to me that I have approximated so highly that I am nothing short of a negative genius.
founded The Fortean Society to promote Fort's ideas regarding anomalous phenomena; Theodore Dreiser
was its first president. Colin Wilson
has denounced Fort as "a patron of cranks": "Fort's principle goes something like this: People with a psychological need to believe in marvels are no more prejudiced and gullible than people with a psychological need not to believe in marvels.".