Comment: strange criterion for dismissing a theory

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strange criterion for dismissing a theory

If the guy that came up with the theory had some objectionable moral beliefs, the theory must be incorrect. Well, I got news for you. The inventor of the transistor, William Shockley, was an unrepentant racist. Are you going to stop using computers?

“The welfare of the people in particular has always been the alibi of tyrants.” — Albert Camus