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|Subject: Reason My Time Machine Permanently Set To 1959||Date: 9/29/2012 3:18 PM|
|Author: lindytoes||Number: 45652 of 68707|
This Speech Is The Reason My Time Machine Is Permanently Set To 1959
In 1959, British philosopher/mathematician/genius/aristocrat Bertrand Russell was asked to leave a video for the future. He proceeds to drop two facts that should be carved on every wall in the entire world.
full interview from youtube (28:51)
Bertrand Russell - Face to Face Interview (BBC, 1959)
Bertrand Russell (1872 -- 1970) was a British philosopher, logician, mathematician, historian, and social critic. At various points in his life he considered himself a liberal, a socialist, and a pacifist, but he also admitted that he had never been any of these in any profound sense. He was born in Monmouthshire, into one of the most prominent aristocratic families in Britain.
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