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Meditations on First Philosophy/The Love Below…

So, it turns out that Rene Descartes and Andre Benjamin of Outkast have in common rather unconvincing proofs…

From (medical student and nice guy) Sanjay Kulkarni’s wonderful web comic Cowbirds in Love.

As we ponder the the depths of demonstrability, we might recall that it was on this date in 1962 that Izvestia informed its Russian readership that baseball had actually been invented by Russians (and transmitted to the U.S. by emigres who’d brought a 14th century game, lapta, with them).

A  game of lapta, c. 1900 (source)