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When Hiro first saw this place, ten years ago, the monorail hadn’t been written yet; he and his buddies had to write car and motorcycle software in order to get around. They would take their software out and race it on the black desert of the electronic night.

— Neal Stephenson, Snow Crash


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comment A challenge by R. P. Feynman: give counter-intuitive theorems that can be translated into everyday language
Indeed, to cast it into the original story, Feynman might reply, “You said a hotel, so I assumed you meant a real hotel.”
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