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by misterfive
Sun Jun 17, 2018 3:05 am
ForumCOLON Announcements
TopicCOLON Remembering Christopher Stasheff
RepliesCOLON 8
ViewsCOLON 3529

Re: Remembering Christopher Stasheff

I was very sad to hear of your father's passing. His books were a very profound influence in my life, and I learned so much from them. Thank you for setting up these forums so that I had the chance to let him know that directly. I'm imagining him currently hanging out discussing philosophy and physi...
by misterfive
Fri Jul 19, 2013 2:23 am
ForumCOLON The DDT-Verse
TopicCOLON Cholly and Stealth Education
RepliesCOLON 8
ViewsCOLON 8958

Re: Cholly and Stealth Education

Just started the Starship Troupers series (finally!), and I think even if I hadn't known, I'd have recognized Charles Publican for Cholly.

Still thinking a lot about stealth education...

Just curious: Do you ever feel prescient, Mr. Stasheff?
by misterfive
Thu Jan 24, 2013 12:04 am
ForumCOLON The DDT-Verse
TopicCOLON Cholly and Stealth Education
RepliesCOLON 8
ViewsCOLON 8958

Re: Cholly and Stealth Education

I have to admit that I haven't read the Starship Troupers series yet, not having really realized it was tied into the DDT universe. So now I know where to get more Cholly. That which we call a Cholly by another name would educate as stealthily :) So your father and Joss Whedon's father pioneered edu...
by misterfive
Wed Jan 23, 2013 4:08 am
ForumCOLON The DDT-Verse
TopicCOLON Cholly and Stealth Education
RepliesCOLON 8
ViewsCOLON 8958

Cholly and Stealth Education

One of the main reasons I love the DDT-verse and your books is all the stealth education, and the "how-to" manual you snuck into Escape Velocity and The Warlock Wandering. All of which is very pertinent today, given the issues of our current educational system. Your books have inspired me ...

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