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That quote does not say that games make you a combat expert.

'And fun? If maths is fun, then getting a tooth extraction is fun. A viral infection is fun. Rabies shots are fun.'

'God exists because Mathematics is consistent, and the devil exists because we cannot prove it'

I'm not crazy, my mother had me tested.

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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Then what is it saying?

**In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.****If it ain't broke, fix it until it is.** **A number by itself is useful, but it is far more useful to know how accurate or certain that number is.**

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It says that if you are doing something new and noble, you will have trouble from the bad people and the common man.

If everything is going smooth, you probably are not doing anything new or interesting.

'And fun? If maths is fun, then getting a tooth extraction is fun. A viral infection is fun. Rabies shots are fun.'

'God exists because Mathematics is consistent, and the devil exists because we cannot prove it'

I'm not crazy, my mother had me tested.

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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I agree, it sounds like something HDT would say.

**In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.****If it ain't broke, fix it until it is.** **A number by itself is useful, but it is far more useful to know how accurate or certain that number is.**

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Who is HDT?

'And fun? If maths is fun, then getting a tooth extraction is fun. A viral infection is fun. Rabies shots are fun.'

'God exists because Mathematics is consistent, and the devil exists because we cannot prove it'

I'm not crazy, my mother had me tested.

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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The legendary Henry David Thorough.

**In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.****If it ain't broke, fix it until it is.** **A number by itself is useful, but it is far more useful to know how accurate or certain that number is.**

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A bumpkin?

'God exists because Mathematics is consistent, and the devil exists because we cannot prove it'

I'm not crazy, my mother had me tested.

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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Nope, I would say not.

**In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.****If it ain't broke, fix it until it is.**

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Then who is he?

'God exists because Mathematics is consistent, and the devil exists because we cannot prove it'

I'm not crazy, my mother had me tested.

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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A famous man and Gandhi's inspiration.

**In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.****If it ain't broke, fix it until it is.**

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Why won't bcmwl drivers work on my machine?

'God exists because Mathematics is consistent, and the devil exists because we cannot prove it'

I'm not crazy, my mother had me tested.

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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This package has 7 new bugs ...

Probably because it is a buggy mess.

**In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.****If it ain't broke, fix it until it is.**

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The open source driver works but my wifi becomes very irregular and slow

'God exists because Mathematics is consistent, and the devil exists because we cannot prove it'

I'm not crazy, my mother had me tested.

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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Connection speed?

**In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.****If it ain't broke, fix it until it is.**

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'God exists because Mathematics is consistent, and the devil exists because we cannot prove it'

I'm not crazy, my mother had me tested.

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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Math portion? I do not see it...

**In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.****If it ain't broke, fix it until it is.**

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'God exists because Mathematics is consistent, and the devil exists because we cannot prove it'

I'm not crazy, my mother had me tested.

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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I see that but what about it?

**In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.****If it ain't broke, fix it until it is.**

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I was just being glad about the maths

'God exists because Mathematics is consistent, and the devil exists because we cannot prove it'

I'm not crazy, my mother had me tested.

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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Is that you?

**In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.****If it ain't broke, fix it until it is.**

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Yep

'God exists because Mathematics is consistent, and the devil exists because we cannot prove it'

I'm not crazy, my mother had me tested.

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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Very good! Much better than mine when I was your age in both physics and chemistry.

**In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.****If it ain't broke, fix it until it is.**

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Things have changed in these 70 years. It is not a short time.

'God exists because Mathematics is consistent, and the devil exists because we cannot prove it'

I'm not crazy, my mother had me tested.

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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Khan Noonien Singh wrote:

Oh, there have been technological advances to be sure, but how little man himself has changed.

**In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.****If it ain't broke, fix it until it is.**

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Is it still not 17th in America?

'God exists because Mathematics is consistent, and the devil exists because we cannot prove it'

I'm not crazy, my mother had me tested.

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