[LMB] Mark V as patron (was (supposed) feudal nonsense)
tonyz at eskimo.com
Wed Nov 3 23:17:49 GMT 2010
On Tue, Nov 02, 2010 at 07:07:16PM -0700, Judy R. Johnson wrote:
> On 10/31/2010 8:14 PM, Tony Zbaraschuk wrote:
> > On Sun, Oct 31, 2010 at 09:52:54PM -0500, Thomas Vinson wrote:
> >> Paula Lieberman cites Mark Vorkosigan as a patron of
> >> the arts and sciences.
> >> snip
> > I don't quite see Mark as a _patron_ of the sciences -- he's a
> > Do we have any evidence that he's even _interested_ in the arts?
> Might The Orb be considered a venue for some value of art form?
I think it's more of a participatory form of exercise/therapy.
Though I suppose you could consider it an art form -- Betans
are big into the sharing of information, after all.
And if you stare too long into the abyss of light,
what light may not shine through you?
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