simoniker from the pong-inside-shen-mue-inside-sim-city-inside dept.
Ant writes "According to Wired News: 'It was bound to happen. First there was SimCity. Then there was The Sims. And then came a series of highly successful expansion packs like Hot Date, Livin' Large, House Party and others. Now comes a fan-made plug-in that allows Sims characters to effectively play SimCity inside The Sims. The Sims franchise has gone meta.'"
The reason that every major university maintains a department of
mathematics is that it's cheaper than institutionalizing all those people.