Childhood books (was Re: Racism (was Re: Hugh Lofting))

Jon Noble jon_p_noble at
Thu Mar 20 14:46:09 EST 2003

--- Ven <vendersleighc at> wrote:
> These are, of course, the Fundamental Principles 
> On
> Which the Universe Opperates. Schrodinger's book 
> is a
> well known paradox of quantum mechanics - is it 
> or
> isn't it in the box?  ;)
> There are a surely a number of operating
> parameters to be considered: is this the box the
> book SHOULD be in, how much do you want to read
> this book again? does its angry owner want it
> back? Do you even know what the damned box looks
> like? It all boils down to one thing the book
> will be in the box UNLESS you go and look for it.
Actually opening the box to look for the book causes
the book's probability state to collapse, which is
why, upon inspection, the book is never in the box
(unless it is). 


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