Who do you think you are kidding, Mr Feynman

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La mort, c'est un peu comme la connerie. Le mort, lui, il ne sait pas qu'il est mort. Ce sont les autres qui sont tristes. Le con, c'est pareil.

There are lots of celelbrities and famous academics on Twitter. Then there’s Professor Richard Feynman. Who died in 1988. Every so often, one of “his” pearls of wisdom is regurgitated into my Twitter feed. When you are dead, you don't know you are dead. It's pain only for others. It's the same thing when you…

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First they ignore you, then they laugh at you, then they fight you, then you lose

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I’ve just read an interesting article by M.G. Siegler entitled – “What you’re working on sucks, just give up now, they said.” It can be summed up thus: Commentators said our startup wouldn’t work. Our startup did, in fact, suceed. ∴ All commentators are wrong about whether startups will work. This exhibits one of my…

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