[FRIAM] Quote of the week

Russ Abbott russ.abbott at gmail.com
Sun Jun 5 15:46:52 EDT 2011


And much of sex owes itself to pornography.

*-- Russ *



On Sun, Jun 5, 2011 at 12:43 PM, Marcos <stalkingtime at gmail.com> wrote:

> On Sun, Jun 5, 2011 at 1:15 PM, Robert Holmes <robert at holmesacosta.com>wrote:
>
>> From the BBC's science podcast "The Infinite Monkey Cage<http://www.bbc.co.uk/podcasts/series/timc>
>> ":
>>
>> "Philosophy is to physics as pornography is to sex. It's cheaper, it's
>> easier and some people seem to prefer it."
>>
>
> Not to be pedantic, but I suspect that s/he has conflated "philosophy" with
> "new age", as much of science owes itself to philosophy.
>
>  marcos
>
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