[Marxism] Technobabble wows organizers of academic confab

Carlos A. Rivera cerejota at optonline.net
Fri Apr 15 10:38:15 MDT 2005


Sokal has an excellent archive of his gloriously fun hoax:

http://www.physics.nyu.edu/faculty/sokal/

Damn, I feel like a geek... wait, I *am* a geek, it comes with being 
marxist...

sks

----- Original Message ----- 
From: "Les Schaffer" <schaffer at optonline.net>


> hilarious and welcome as this prank is, it should be remembered THIS paper 
> was accepted WITHOUT peer review, according to the submitters:
>
>  http://www.pdos.lcs.mit.edu/scigen/#examples
>
> i think Sokal's was reviewed, is that correct?
>
> note that is is one of the MIT labs with heavy DARPA support: 
> http://www.pdos.lcs.mit.edu/darpa/
>
> les schaffer
>





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