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“There are 10 kinds of people”…


… those who understand binary, and those who don’t.

Turns out that there are many other ways that the world cleaves in two…

From the creator of the afore-featured “Kim Jung-Il looking at things“…

… beaucoup binaries at “2 Kinds of People.”


As we parse, we might pause to spare a thought for Nancy Mitford; she died on this date in 1973.  Known during most her life as a novelist (e.g., Love in a Cold Climate) and journalist, she is now better remembered as a biographer (Voltaire in LoveMadame de Pompadour, Frederick the Great, and The Sun King).  She and her five sisters– the Mitford Sisters— gave lie to the proposition that there are only two kinds of people in almost any dimension.



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June 30, 2015 at 1:01 am