It’s not relevant to my argument. The point was that in some cases, individualism can be efficient. A didactic example is meant to be recognized as such and not attacked for technicalities in its formulation; rigor was not here the goal. Note, for example, the use of “maybe”.
Jesus, how do people write so precisely in a casual, off-handed internet comment. When am I ever going to be able to write like this? (via andrewnonumbers)
I ask myself the same question. I wish I could write like that :(