Date: Dec 28, 2013 10:16 AM
Author: Joe Niederberger
Subject: Re: Keith Devlin's Online Course

>Yeah, I know. I find approximately no one is as smart as they could be, but we live in a culture that expects and rewards dummies. Being smart means being lonely at parties.

I think you are confusing being smart with being recondite. Not that you are the first to do so. Perhaps that's unwittingly transmitted along with our other schooling.

Cheers,
Joe N