Overheard / Random thoughts

Overheard in the Common Room

A grad student attempts to address the fundamental problems of epistemology:

“I’m just generally ignorant about the things I don’t know”

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2 thoughts on “Overheard in the Common Room

  1. Soon he’ll grow up and start talking about the difference between known unknowns and unknown unknowns.

    • It’s perhaps fortunate for everyone that this person isn’t a philosopher. I dread to think what would happen if they started trying to deal with known unknowns…

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