Practice question

Chris Angelico rosuav at gmail.com
Mon Oct 6 19:13:17 CEST 2014


On Tue, Oct 7, 2014 at 4:05 AM, Rustom Mody <rustompmody at gmail.com> wrote:
> On Monday, October 6, 2014 10:22:27 PM UTC+5:30, Chris Angelico wrote:
>> On Tue, Oct 7, 2014 at 3:23 AM, Rustom Mody wrote:
>> > Consider the sequence:
>> > 1. Drives on the wrong side of the road
>> > 2. Has no clue that there's such a concept as 'wrong side of road'
>> > 3. Teaches people to drive without conveying anything about 'wrong side of road'
>> > Hopefully you will agree that 1 < 2 < 3??
>> > My gripe is with 3
>
>> No, I don't agree.
>
> Interesting
>
> So you dont agree with: "1<2<3" ?
>
> Or with "My gripe is 3"  ?
>
> The second would be quite bizarre:
>
> "I have a headache..."
>
> "Sorry. But I dont agree with that"

Well, hey, I've eaten things that disagreed with me. You'd think that
would be purely factual. "I ate you!" "I disagree!".

But no, it was the "1 < 2 < 3" part that I disagreed with... as I'm
sure you were aware. Never let the obvious truth of something get in
the way of a good joke :)

ChrisA



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