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Experts Aren't Deities

Chicken George Wrote: Jan 23, 2013 12:49 AM
Excellent points. Just because some people like liberal actors make a few bad movies that makes them experts on how the rest of us should live? Does anyone really believe that we should follow Lindsay Lohan or Sean Penn's advise on anything?
Tacitus X Wrote: Jan 23, 2013 6:03 AM
They could advise someone on how to keep their mind absolutely blank while sitting in a makeup chair for three hours.

Let's look at experts. Sir Isaac Newton (1642-1727) was a mathematician and scientist. Newton has to be the greatest and most influential scientist who has ever lived. He laid the foundation for classical mechanics, and his genius transformed our understanding of science, particularly in the areas of physics, mathematics and astronomy. What's not widely known is that Newton spent most of his waking hours on alchemy; his experiments included trying to turn lead into gold. Though he wrote volumes on alchemy, after his death Britain's Royal Society deemed that they were "not fit to be printed."

Lord William Thomson Kelvin (1824-1907)...