On the Timeline of Genius
What passes for obvious today was profound yesterday and is idiotic tomorrow. Ah the temporal dimension. Will we ever grasp a true understanding of time or are we destined to live a life of ignorance? The commenters had some thoughts on time and how thoughts and behaviors are viewed differently at different points on the timeline.
Bly offered some advice on proposals:
If anyone proposed to me on a card manufacturer’s manufactured holiday, why I just don’t know what I would do.
Flossy on Tom Sawyer:
These kids are so temperamental, they could have been on a reality show today.
In response to Willthedill's comment on the lack of genius of Aristotle, Photog17 said:
So, an anachronistic genius then? At what point on the historic timeline do you stop being a total genius?