View Full Version : Segue from misc. boat

Jim Mahan
01-14-2017, 09:18 AM
Since no one from the misc. boat thread about expertise has taken my suggestion, I'll do this myself.

For a broader, more bilgean discussion of expertise or spinning off to discuss genius, as

Not as in IQ but as in, for instance, "My God, Chesterfield, that's flamin' brilliant. Now we can let the big ones out before the little one come loose and start biting... This'll save countless hours in the dark sorting nodules. Way better than micro-enameled neoprene, even with a nodding propensinator."

From Einstein all the way back to that first, most glorious of the genius genus, that first human to yank a rabbit from the smoldering remains of a lightning strike and make it lunch, and his brother from another mother who figured out how to make little lightning on a little pile of tinder under a fresh kill.

Paul Pless
01-14-2017, 09:43 AM
I'll do this myself.brilliant, may i stand you a guinness?

Jim Mahan
01-14-2017, 10:14 AM