FOM: card-carrying category theorists; Simpson-bashing
pratt at cs.Stanford.EDU
Sun Mar 15 18:32:23 EST 1998
>Yes, I've heard that Lawvere used to be a fanatical Maoist or
>something like that.
Marxist. Mao's economics ran so counter to commonsense as to offend
even Marxists, let alone capitalists.
>Want to switch roles for a while? I guess I'm going soft. Can't I be
>the good cop for a change? :-)
I think people were complaining about the police state that FOM
resembles: the thought police talking in terms of forcing people to
There are no good cops on the thought police force.
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