Jason (jcreed) wrote,

Brain feels slow today. Read part one (of four) "Thus spake Zarathustra". Also a '95 John Baez article on n-categories. Hard going. Choice quote from a paper by A. J. Power (titled "Why Tricategories?") cited therein: "As the following examples show, the details are ghastly."

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    Well I am certainly glad I saw Arrival so that I get the wug joke in http://languagelog.ldc.upenn.edu/nll/?p=29480#more-29480

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    Saw "Arrival". It did have some nontrivial linguistics content, but it still felt kind of wrapped up in a discernible layer of Hollywood Woo. The…

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    Had some dinner at Aliada with akiva and sasha and K, and afterwards saw Herzog's "Aguirre, the Wrath of God" in Socrates park. Enjoyably bleak.

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