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68 Post author: Eliezer_Yudkowsky 25 November 2007 09:01AM

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Comment author: Tiiba2 26 November 2007 04:41:45PM 0 points [-]

A computer company won't hire you, no matter how much you know about 12th century knitting patterns, though. So even employers, AFAIK, value actual knowledge. And I don't think the purpose of a school should be determined from the point of view of companies. It should be seen according to those who actually determined whether it will be there - the senator who wrote it into the water bill, exc.