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Entropy Gradient Reversals

The most heterogeneous ideas are yoked by violence together;
nature and art are ransacked
for illustrations, comparisons, and allusions;
their learning instructs, and their subtlety surprises;
but the reader commonly thinks his improvement dearly bought
and, though he sometimes admires, is seldom pleased.

Samuel Johnson
Lives of the English Poets

Sam Johnson's dead.
And yes, he was a sexist swine.
Presumably, you're neither.
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