Saturday, June 4, 2016


Filed under: General — Tags: , — m759 @ 12:00 PM

From this morning's news, a  cultural icon —

From November 18, 2015, four  icons —

— the three favicons above, and the following:

Jack in the Box, by Natasha Wescoat

Friday, November 20, 2015

Yogi’s Maxim

Filed under: General — m759 @ 9:48 AM

"When you come to a nexus in the time flow…."

See as well the recent post Tab Icons from the Clearing

Wednesday, November 18, 2015

Tuesday, November 17, 2015

Saturday, December 22, 2012

Web Links:

Filed under: General,Geometry — m759 @ 5:01 PM

Spidey Goes to Church

More realistically

  1. "Nick Bostrom is a Swedish philosopher at 
    St. Cross College, University of Oxford…."
  2. "The early location of St Cross was on a site in
    St Cross Road, immediately south of St Cross Church."
  3. "The church building is located on St Cross Road
    just south of Holywell Manor."
  4. "Balliol College has had a presence in the area since
    the purchase by Benjamin Jowett, the Master, in the 1870s
    of the open area which is the Balliol sports ground
    'The Master's Field.' "
  5. Leaving Wikipedia, we find a Balliol field at Log24:
  6. A different view of the same field, from 1950—
  7. A view from 1974, thanks to J. J. Seidel — 
  8. Yesterday's Analogies.

For George Steiner…

Filed under: General — m759 @ 2:00 AM

… In gratitude for his book Real Presences

Will and Idea:

A related shell game:

Ad for a talk at Harvard by Nick Bostrom in April 2010—

Click ad for background on the April 10 , 2010, symposium.

See also Bostrom on the The Simulation Argument
and the Log24 April 12, 2010, Shell Game post above.

Note the black diamond logo of Bostrom's Oxford institute.

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