Dr. Boli’s Insightful Facts, XVI

Geometry. Until the early nineteenth century, denial of the parallel postulate was considered a species of witchcraft, and was punished as such.

~Henricus Albertus Boli, Dr. Boli’s Encyclopedia of Misinformation, p. 57.

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