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**anonimnystefy****Real Member**- From: The Foundation
- Registered: 2011-05-23
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hi guys

i found this page on wiki:Argument from ignorance

somewhere in there there are two subtitles called absence of evidence and evidence of absence.i think that this might be connected to the Cowper quote!

Here lies the reader who will never open this book. He is forever dead.

Taking a new step, uttering a new word, is what people fear most. ― Fyodor Dostoyevsky, Crime and Punishment

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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Hi;

Perhaps you should change your signature?

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**anonimnystefy****Real Member**- From: The Foundation
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why?

also,could you look at the Jensen thread?

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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Hi anonimnystefy;

I already did.

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**anonimnystefy****Real Member**- From: The Foundation
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and...?

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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I have a few pdf's of the process but they are long winded and boring. My answer would amount to copying and pasting with some clever jokes on the side. How would that help you?

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**anonimnystefy****Real Member**- From: The Foundation
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maybe.post it.

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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Can I direct you to the pdfs instead?

Here is one:

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**anonimnystefy****Real Member**- From: The Foundation
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hi bobby

i found the proof in Serbian (well,maybe not Serbian,but it is a south-Slovenian language).it's much better than any of the proofs in english and it's exactly what i need.

here it is if you're interested:Jensenova nejednakost

*Last edited by anonimnystefy (2012-01-17 22:40:53)*

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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Hi;

Thanks for the link. Did you try it on your own first?

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**anonimnystefy****Real Member**- From: The Foundation
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yes i did.

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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Okay, then go ahead. Just make sure you mention where you got it from or else.

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**bob bundy****Moderator**- Registered: 2010-06-20
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Hi stefy

Just change the sig

There are plenty to choose from in Lewis carrolls alice in wonderland

Excuse quality explain later

Bob

You cannot teach a man anything; you can only help him find it within himself..........Galileo Galilei

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**anonimnystefy****Real Member**- From: The Foundation
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hi bob

why change the signature?i like it.i just meant that,besides sounding cool,it now has a meaning for me.

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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I suggested that first.

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**anonimnystefy****Real Member**- From: The Foundation
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no,i am asking you two.why should i change my sig?

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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I do not remember, but after I read that link I had that idea.

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**bob bundy****Moderator**- Registered: 2010-06-20
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Hi Stefy

I misunderstood. I thought you wanted a new sig because of what you had discovered. Never mind. Still interested whether you know the book.

Bob

You cannot teach a man anything; you can only help him find it within himself..........Galileo Galilei

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**anonimnystefy****Real Member**- From: The Foundation
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hi bob

of course i heard of alice.i read it as well...at least in Serbian

it's a standard primary school program literature.all 4th-graders must read it.

bob bundy wrote:

Excuse quality explain later

yeah,i was wondering.i know that you're usually neat about your posts.what was up with you?

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**bob bundy****Moderator**- Registered: 2010-06-20
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Hi Stefy

Glad you noticed. I will explain later. Meanwhile please excuse the odd typo.

Bob

You cannot teach a man anything; you can only help him find it within himself..........Galileo Galilei

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**anonimnystefy****Real Member**- From: The Foundation
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ok.i'll be waiting.

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**Tigeree****Member**- Registered: 2005-11-19
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Wow, I thought it was bad that it took me 30 seconds to get it when I first read it. But now I feel quite proud of myself. (Once in a lifetime) But you know Stefy, your second line signature always makes me sad. Probably due to my father yelling the same thing at me the other day. Inspirational!

People don't notice whether it's winter or summer when they're happy.

~ Anton Chekhov

Cheer up, emo kid.

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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I think I like the way your father handles himself.

Of course that result can be rigorously obtained, but who cares?

Combinatorics is Algebra and Algebra is Combinatorics.

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**Tigeree****Member**- Registered: 2005-11-19
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Then the next day my mum told me the exact same thing.

Oh, wait... she said I was hopeless. Meh, same thing basically.

People don't notice whether it's winter or summer when they're happy.

~ Anton Chekhov

Cheer up, emo kid.

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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Maybe if you would stop aggravating your mother and father...

Of course that result can be rigorously obtained, but who cares?

Combinatorics is Algebra and Algebra is Combinatorics.

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