- Paul Graham, "What I Worked On"
Monday, March 08, 2021
Life and Work: Some Insights from Paul Graham
I had gotten into a program at Cornell that didn't make you choose a major. You could take whatever classes you liked, and choose whatever you liked to put on your degree. I of course chose "Artificial Intelligence." When I got the actual physical diploma, I was dismayed to find that the quotes had been included, which made them read as scare-quotes. At the time this bothered me, but now it seems amusingly accurate, for reasons I was about to discover.
Posted by Michael Wade at 4:00 AM