Saturday, December 4, 2010

The inimitable El Naschie writing style

The graphic above shows the beginning of comment number 28 from Elly Sehrmann, 04:04 AM 12/4/10 on Garret Lisi's A Geometric Theory of Everything. It's an editor's nightmare.

The only thing I can compare it with is this snippet from El Naschie's writing criticized. Click for bigger.

The Naschie Party, of course, are notorious for Screwing. Up. Punctuation.

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  1. The second Betti number of a K3 surface
    (b_2) is 22. What he calls "b_2 bar" should be
    b_{2,-}, "b_2 minus".

  2. Great catch, thank you. Fixed.