Posted by panch from pool0600.cvx24-bradley.dialup.earthlink.net (126.96.36.199) on Sunday, July 21, 2002 at 4:14PM :
In Reply to: Wow... posted by Jeff from bgp01107368bgs.wbrmfd01.mi.comcast.net (188.8.131.52) on Sunday, July 21, 2002 at 3:13PM :
: I am forever amazed by the wealth of life experience that you posess.
: How the hell do you meet these people!?
++++Here's my basic formula..."If you don't hang your ass out there...it ain't gonna get bit".
: I wonder just what those equations contained and if they were significant.
+++That's the intriguing thing...when is a crazy person just out of step...or sane before his time? I don't know. If Nash's scribbles didn't have some utitlity...if he wasn't stable enough to be of some use...would he also have wound up in a flop house? Is Princeton an expensive and glorified Flop House?
+++Was my Nash a genius without the help of the right kind to keep enough sanity to pull off something he was working on?
+++How many geniuses are we snuffing out daily? The ordinary people don't seem to count any.
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