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Scathing letter on university cuts

Stumbled on this open letter from an eminent American academic called Gregory Petsko. He may be off the Christmas card list of the guy he is writing to (following a proposal to axe a bunch of departments at the State … Continue reading

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Nobody knows anything (much)

Way back when I was young, shortly after the invention of the printing press, a book appeared by Hollywood screenwriter William Goldman (Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid, The Princess Bride, Marathon Man, Misery etc). It was called “Adventures in … Continue reading

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