Richard Feynman: Non-Technical Co-Founder
March 20, 2014
[W]e informed Richard [Feynman] that his assignment would be to advise on the application of parallel processing to scientific problems. “That sounds like a bunch of baloney,” he said. “Give me something real to do.” So we sent him out to buy some office supplies.
Danny Hillis, from Richard Feynman and The Connection Machine