Joel Uckelman on 29 Jul 2003 17:27:43 -0000 |
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Re: [hosers-talk] nmh question |
Thus spake Tom Plagge: > > So my roommate tells me there's a new David Foster Wallace book coming > out about George Cantor. What's more, it's very mathematical logic- > intensive, perhaps even more so than the wildly inaccurate Infinite > Jest description of the Mean Value Theorem. He's getting an advance > reviewer's copy, the bastard. > -t I've never understood why he wrote such a bad description of the Mean Value Theorem. DFW has a degree in math, right? So he should know the actual MVT. -- J. _______________________________________________ hosers-talk mailing list hosers-talk@xxxxxxxxxxx http://lists.ellipsis.cx/mailman/listinfo/hosers-talk