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My favorite annoyance.Begin Rant: In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them. I have the result, but I do not yet know how to get it. All physicists, and a good many quite respectable mathematicians are contemptuous about proof. #2 20101015 09:17:24
Re: My favorite annoyance.Maybe you're a computer. Why did the vector cross the road? It wanted to be normal. #3 20101015 09:33:09
Re: My favorite annoyance.Nope. So there is about 1 chance in 14 400 000 that I am a computer. In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them. I have the result, but I do not yet know how to get it. All physicists, and a good many quite respectable mathematicians are contemptuous about proof. 