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12th Jul '16 6:00:16 PM nombretomado
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* AlbertEinstein was a chain-smoker (even going as far as picking up cigarette butts off the street when his doctor tried to curb his tobacco intake), a scruffy dresser (avoiding socks and combing his hair), and a great proponent of messy workspaces - "If a cluttered desk is a sign of a cluttered mind, of what, then, is an empty desk a sign?"

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* AlbertEinstein UsefulNotes/AlbertEinstein was a chain-smoker (even going as far as picking up cigarette butts off the street when his doctor tried to curb his tobacco intake), a scruffy dresser (avoiding socks and combing his hair), and a great proponent of messy workspaces - "If a cluttered desk is a sign of a cluttered mind, of what, then, is an empty desk a sign?"
8th Jun '16 1:51:50 AM PaulA
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* Creator/MaryGentle's character [[GeniusBruiser Baltazar Casaubon]]: A brilliant architect and/or hacker (depending on the exact story)...who's almost invariably either freshly bathed, or absolutely covered in dirt, grease, and [[BigEater food stains]].

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* From Creator/MaryGentle's character [[GeniusBruiser ''Literature/WhiteCrow'' stories, Baltazar Casaubon]]: Casaubon: A brilliant architect and/or hacker (depending on the exact story)...who's almost invariably either freshly bathed, or absolutely covered in dirt, grease, and [[BigEater food stains]].
5th May '16 11:04:51 AM SurroundedByPerverts
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* Hange Zoë from Manga/AttackOnTitan is an excitable scientist who gets so caught up in her work that Captain Levi needs to knock her unconscious and forcibly bathe her. Being the NeatFreak he is, he has to remind her of this in general.

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* Hange Zoë from Manga/AttackOnTitan is an excitable scientist who gets so caught up in her work that Captain Levi needs to knock her unconscious and forcibly bathe her. Being the NeatFreak he is, he has to remind her of this hygiene in general.
5th May '16 11:03:38 AM SurroundedByPerverts
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* Hange Zoë from Manga/AttackOnTitan is an excitable scientist who gets so caught up in her work that Captain Levi needs to knock her unconscious and forcibly bathe her. Being the CleanFreak he is, he has to remind her of this in general.

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* Hange Zoë from Manga/AttackOnTitan is an excitable scientist who gets so caught up in her work that Captain Levi needs to knock her unconscious and forcibly bathe her. Being the CleanFreak NeatFreak he is, he has to remind her of this in general.
5th May '16 11:01:12 AM SurroundedByPerverts
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* Hange Zoë from Manga/AttackOnTitan is an excitable scientist who gets so caught up in her work that Captain Levi needs to knock her unconscious and forcibly bathe her. Being the CleanFreak he is, he has to remind her of this in general.
1st Apr '16 7:17:28 PM JackG
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* ''Film/TheMartian''. Our first sight of Rick Purnell, who comes up with the SpaceshipSlingshotStunt that saves the day, is him asleep on the couch in his office at JPL with papers and other junk piled everywhere.
21st Jul '15 10:25:06 AM CaptEquinox
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* This is characteristic of certain types of autism. There is also [[http://arianebenefit.com/blog/2011/10/19/truth-about-chronic-disorganization-understanding-what-causes-chronic-disorganization-and-how-to-heal-the-trauma-of-lifelong-disorganization-overwhelm-and-frustration/ chronic disorganization]]. This is not officially classified as a mental disease, but a behavioral trait often resulting from life stresses. Professional organizers emphasize developing systems based on individual personalities rather than trying to arrange things as "normal" people do. Not all chronically disorganizers are autistic, but may have [[http://arianebenefit.com/blog/2011/10/05/who-are-outliers-and-what-is-neurodiversity/ non-autistic neurodiverse personality traits]].

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* This is characteristic of certain types of autism. There is also [[http://arianebenefit.com/blog/2011/10/19/truth-about-chronic-disorganization-understanding-what-causes-chronic-disorganization-and-how-to-heal-the-trauma-of-lifelong-disorganization-overwhelm-and-frustration/ chronic disorganization]]. This is not officially classified as a mental disease, but a behavioral trait often resulting from life stresses. Professional organizers emphasize developing systems based on individual personalities rather than trying to arrange things as "normal" people do. Not all chronically chronic disorganizers are autistic, but may have [[http://arianebenefit.com/blog/2011/10/05/who-are-outliers-and-what-is-neurodiversity/ non-autistic neurodiverse personality traits]].
21st Jul '15 10:24:24 AM CaptEquinox
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* This is one of the symptoms of Asperger's syndrome.

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* This is one characteristic of the symptoms certain types of Asperger's syndrome.autism. There is also [[http://arianebenefit.com/blog/2011/10/19/truth-about-chronic-disorganization-understanding-what-causes-chronic-disorganization-and-how-to-heal-the-trauma-of-lifelong-disorganization-overwhelm-and-frustration/ chronic disorganization]]. This is not officially classified as a mental disease, but a behavioral trait often resulting from life stresses. Professional organizers emphasize developing systems based on individual personalities rather than trying to arrange things as "normal" people do. Not all chronically disorganizers are autistic, but may have [[http://arianebenefit.com/blog/2011/10/05/who-are-outliers-and-what-is-neurodiversity/ non-autistic neurodiverse personality traits]].
21st Jul '15 2:47:29 AM CaptEquinox
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* Helen Burns in ''Literature/JaneEyre'' is something of this. She's a brilliant student and very mature for her years, but is constantly lectured about her dirty nails and untidy appearance. Miss Scatcherd writes the word SLATTERN (slob) on a piece of cardboard and ties it to Helen's head. This is all very likely to have happened to Charlotte Bronte's sister Maria, on whom Helen is based.
18th May '15 12:59:55 PM GMon
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* In ''VideoGame/PokemonRubyAndSapphire'', Lanette is the Pokemon Storage System designer, and her house on Route 114 ''is a mess''. When you visit her there, she's embarrassed, and gives you either a Seedot or Lotad (depending on the version) in exchange for keeping quiet about it.

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* In ''VideoGame/PokemonRubyAndSapphire'', Lanette is the Pokemon Storage System designer, and her house on Route 114 ''is a mess''. When you visit her there, she's embarrassed, and gives you either a Seedot or Lotad doll (depending on the version) in exchange for keeping quiet about it.
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