November 20th, 2011

torah

Channeling my inner Lord Dorwin

"Pirenne heard Lord Dorwin's idea of scientific research. Lord Dorwin thought the way to be a good archaeologist was to read all the books on the subject---written by men who were dead for centuries. He thought that the way to solve archaeological puzzles was to weigh the opposing authorities.... Don't you see that there's something wrong with that?"
-- Isaac Asimov, Foundation

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