On Feb 10, 3:27 pm, wil...@nospam.pobox.com (Will Janoschka) wrote: > On Sat, 9 Feb 2013 21:28:50, Mahipal <mahipal7...@gmail.com> wrote: > > On Feb 9, 2:48ÿpm, Frederick Williams <freddywilli...@btinternet.com> > > wrote: > > > Mahipal wrote: > > > > > [...] > > > > > As an experiment, of the observational scientific kind, take a close > > > > and deep look at the palms of both your hands. Draw what you see, or > > > > take a photograph with your very own smartestphone. Take an image of > > > > you making an image of you making your own image... recursively on and > > > > on... > > > > Orhttps://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Drawing_Hands. > > > You Fred are both kind and brave just to interact on this silly > > thread. Watch your back... > > > I love M.C. Escher! Studied closely the Douglas Hofstadter GEB book > > over the years as well. Still, my aim is targeted at you -- any you -- > > focusing on the inside of your hands. Your palms. > > > The recursion TV theme I have had in mind is of Comedian Philosopher > > Steve Martin on Saturday Night Live pointing at himself and exclaiming > > "There's me watching me watching me watching me..." > > >https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Three_Spheres_II > > > Inhttp://mahipal7638.files.wordpress.com/2013/02/tauntedpoet.pdfI > > capture my animated respect of Escher. > > > > -- > > > When a true genius appears in the world, you may know him by > > > this sign, that the dunces are all in confederacy against him. > > > Jonathan Swift: Thoughts on Various Subjects, Moral and Diverting > > > Nice quote that. > > Recursion, or its "pal" Re-entrant has not been much studied, > Why? Very powerfull stuff there. Perhaps earthlings are as > stupid as they appear!
Could a whole Earth actually pretend to be that stupid?! No. Global stupidity is manufactured like soda cans to compete with beers.