The BeagleSword was algebraic
and the rabbit hole was a tedious
explanation of relevance and credibility in radio.
I think it’s what Einstein was pondering when
he accidentally invented the atom bomb:
RELEvance + credibilITY = RELETIvITY
It’s all about the location of the v.
“Since Charley died, at least a hundred people have offered me dogs,
but that’s not the way to do it. I’ll want to see the sire and know the
dam and watch the litter for a time – not that one is better,
but that one is more like me than another.“
– John Steinbeck,
in a handwritten letter
to a friend in 1963.