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The one person in a less advanced era who is much more intelligent than everyone else.
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Someone in a less advanced era who stands out as the most intelligent person around. Usually an inventor.

Expect a lot of It Will Never Catch On.

Compare Surrounded by Idiots.


Examples:

  • In the Phineas and Ferb episode "Tri-Stone Area" Phineas and Ferb's Stone Age counterparts Phinabunk and Gerb take on this role and invent the wheel. Candace's counterpart Candar discovers fire, but entirely by accident.
  • Taken Up to Eleven in the Fairly OddParents episode "Odd, Odd West" when AJ's Wild West ancestor builds a computer.
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