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FQXi Administrator Zeeya Merali wrote on Mar. 13, 2009 @ 19:43 GMT
Now that FQXi’s mini-meeting is over, I’ve been looking for a witty way to sum up everything that happened. But I can’t do better than MIT’s Seth Lloyd, who wrote and performed a song to celebrate the gathering. So here it is, by popular demand, to be sung to the tune of “I've got a little list,” from Gilbert and Sullivan’s The Mikado:

If ever it should happen that a theory...

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FQXi Administrator Anthony Aguirre wrote on Mar. 20, 2009 @ 21:31 GMT
I think Seth missed a line:

"And that sneaky no good (bleep)ing Stanford cosmo-hypnotist?

Strike him from the list! I really do insist!"

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