Another poignant xkcd comic

February 28, 2010 at 4:14 pm | Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Lately I’ve been intrigued with the concept of self-reference. The subject is covered quite well in a book called Godel, Escher, Bach (which is pure genius, in my opinion). The ramifications that self-reference has for logic and programming are immense. Anyway, here’s a clever xkcd comic:

self_reference_xkcd

Here’s a youtube video that further illustrates this concept:

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