Carl J Lydick photos
Who was Carl?
Carl J Lydick was a contraversial participant on many mailing
lists and Usenet newsgroups. Though usually accurate and helpful,
he would constantly use profanity and insults. He had
his share of supporters and detractors. Carl's behavior
eventually cost him his job. Carl recently passed away
due to complications of diabetes and a heart condition.
Carl, Rest in Peace.
About the photos
These photos are from the 1976 edition of "The Big T," the Caltech
yearbook. The first photo is from the section devoted to the "California
Tech" (the school's weekly newspaper) where Carl was one of the editors.
The other two are from the Fleming House (one of the seven undergraduate
houses) section. Carl is identified by a white bar in the second photo
and is on the right in the third photo.
"The truth shall set you free." -- Caltech motto
created Sept 11, 1996, modified Sept 16, 1997