[rescue] Prices... Amazing

Nathan Raymond nate at portents.com
Mon May 2 16:09:11 CDT 2005

On Mon, 2 May 2005, Rox wrote:

> ... or "A reminder that sometimes it's easy to overlook the importance
> of fundamental physical laws when you are dealing with the subtle
> details of a complex problem."  ;)

But nobody has made a reasoned case why all electrical energy going into a 
given computer system is necessarily converted entirely to only infrared 
radiation.  Spouting a mindless phrase like "laws of thermodynamics" does 
not equal thoughtful reasoning or make a case for anything other than 
intellectual laziness.

- Nate

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