Mark Twain: 10 reasons we love him

For Twain's 176th's birthday, ten reasons the world is still fascinated by the Missouri native.

3. He was hardworking and adventurous from the start.

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    One of Twain's columns in The New York Times.
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By the time Twain was 18 he had already traveled more than 2,000 miles, lived in three major East Coast cities, and worked as a newspaper correspondent.

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