The book meme
The Chaplain passes on the book meme, so here you go:
The rules are simple:
1. Grab the nearest book (that is at least 123 pages long).
2. Open to p. 123.
3. Go down to the 5th sentence.
4. Type in the following 3 sentences.
5. Tag five people.
Well, the closest two books (Topsy Turvey by AP Herbert and Col. RG Ingersoll's 44 Lectures Complete didn't work - Topsy didn't have enough pages and Ingersoll isn't numbered (I could have counted out 123 but I didn't feel like it) so you get Stephen Pinker's How the Mind Works:
Not only can a proposition be about an individual, it must be treated as a kind of individual itself, and that gives rise to a new problem. Connectoplasm gets its power by superimposing patterns in a single set of units. Unfortunately, that can breed bizarre chimeras or make a network fall between two stools.I'm not sure what he's talking about; I have started it yet!