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Hi Keith Henson -
>I won't post the next section since it is not on the topic, you can find it
>in the book, but it is one of my very favorite passages from Heinlein,
>where Slaton Ford is yanked out of a building depression by people needing
Yes, psychometrics. The whole Methuselah series of Heinlein I have not
read. Too talky....
So, thanks for all of your incredibly efficient OCR work. (Much better
than any of my attempts, few as they are.)
>"You see? The truth about his original intentions is a secret between him
>and his God. You don't know and neither do I. But the dynamics of the
>proposition are a separate matter. Zaccur, by the time my rumor gets back
>to you three or four times, even you will begin to wonder." The
>psychometrician paused to stare at nothing while he consulted an intuition
>refined by almost a century of mathematical study of human behavior. "Yes,
>it will work. If you all want to do it, you will be able to make a public
>announcement inside of twenty-four hours."
'Memetic engineering' in a nutshell.
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