[ExI] high quality minds

David Lubkin lubkin at unreasonable.com
Wed Sep 12 00:55:46 UTC 2018

I wrote:

>I would not use genius for anything other than an achievement of 
>thought. There are no genius actors, musicians, dancers, athletes, 
>painters, etc. They can be fantastic but they're not geniuses.

William Flynn Wallace replied:

>I would certainly like to know how these achievements were done 
>without thought.

I did not say they were. Any more than I said they were done without 
gas exchange or peristalsis. That thought was present doesn't make 
something an achievement *of* thought.

Why did you pose your question if you were going to dismiss a 
thoughtful response with a smartass quip?

-- David.

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