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The history of philosophy is to a great extent that of a … clash of human temperaments. Undignified as such a treatment may seem to some of my colleagues, I shall … take account of this clash and explain … … Continue reading

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Genius

Have you ever noticed that professors never call another professor “a genius”, but regular businessmen (who own a bakery, a winery, a taxicab company, a janitorial supply company, a waste disposal company; welders, machinists, real estate agents, demolitionists) will regularly … Continue reading

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I love this. In about seven minutes (5:00 to 12:00) he goes from Maxwell’s Laws, to lumped circuit elements, to simple circuits, to processors, to operating systems, to programming languages, to video games—also to toasters and spaceship control modules. (Source: … Continue reading

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