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It seems like every day there's a new scientific study suggesting a correlation between some random, specific behavior and being a genius. It makes sense, since most geniuses have pretty random habits. Nikola Tesla, for example, had a weird thing for pigeons. The guy who invented the floppy disks? He would almost drown himself on a regular basis. And Charles Dickens, for some reason, only slept facing north. Here's a list of unlikely behaviors that correlate with high intelligence, so you can silence the haters and justify your eccentricities as byproducts of greatness.

1. You curse.

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