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Liberals Suck at Math and Eyeballs

afriKa Wrote: Apr 29, 2013 11:50 AM
A lot of science is hopelessly incremental, although what you write about is more engineering. The US leads in that, but not in the insanely cheap labor supply that allows China to be so competitive, although that is changing.

Myer2 wrote: Why is algebra such a problem? Most of you feel science is a leftwing plot (evolution and global warming)- The New Liberals’ Hymnal: The Book of Common Core

Dear Comrade No. 2,

Science is not, in and of itself, a leftwing plot. For that to be true scientists would have to be cool people, not the mathematically-gifted, socially awkward wallflowers who never really had friends- or dates- in high school.

Elbert Einstein was the greatest theoretical physicist ever. He had rather childish views about money, economics and politics however.   

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