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Message 19 of 94 (392748)
04-02-2007 1:20 AM
Reply to: Message 18 by CTD
04-02-2007 1:17 AM

Re: No mystery
Submit a paper with a "wrong" date and you don't get published.

Wrong. Scientists get recognized by overturning the status quo, not by plodding along continually reaffirming it. If someone had a paper with a "wrong" date and the science checked out the journals would be falling over themselves to publish it.

Edited by DrJones*, : No reason given.

Just a monkey in a long line of kings.
If "elitist" just means "not the dumbest motherfucker in the room", I'll be an elitist!
*not an actual doctor

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