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The Taxonomy Cometh

The F leaves Brooklyn at 42 miles per hour, while another streaks towards it from Manhattan... So approach the first arrows fired today, with the first salvo from Mr. Felton. Collision in 3, 2,...

The cogitation & inspiration have begun.

Our human minds love to order the world--to know where we stand, to know what we are & what we are not. Each day our two-year-old provides a running taxonomy of everything in view: "That a bear up there! This an engineer [pointing to himself] right here!" We may grow older (and our grammar better), but the impulse to identify, categorize, and communicate seems eternal.

Nicholas lays down some lovely lines, drawing us away from background chatter and towards the center of the contest. Khoi's side remains a relative void--but not for long...


Play by play commentary for this match is provided, as it happens, by John Nack.

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