Around two years ago the gossip of the day, amongst professionals, was about how a certain supersymmetry guru had managed to get guarantees regarding a new building for physics written into his contract. Let's just acknowledge that some researchers are highly valued. Meanwhile, new physics anomalies, all unpredicted by Susy, are being released at an alarming rate.
They say that 2011 is the last year of a world. Let's hope so. Then, it seems there is little I can do at present. With only a few CDs, I have a tendency to listen to Verdi's Dies Irae on my laptop, over and over again. That is some comfort, I suppose.
6 years ago