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#251 2012-12-02 12:32:43

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Ugly is in the idea of the beholder. To us lagooners I am considered a
real hunk.


In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.

I agree with you regarding the satisfaction and importance of actually computing some numbers. I can't tell you how often I see time and money wasted because someone didn't bother to run the numbers.

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#252 2012-12-02 14:03:57

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If that is ugly, I would enjoy being ugly


'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'
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#253 2012-12-02 20:26:56

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I do too. When I walk around I wear a big cloak so as to not scare the kids.


In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.

I agree with you regarding the satisfaction and importance of actually computing some numbers. I can't tell you how often I see time and money wasted because someone didn't bother to run the numbers.

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#254 2012-12-05 07:53:35

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lol


Love is Golden.

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#255 2012-12-05 08:23:23

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Yes, the kiddies stare at me for some reason. Children find me fascinating. It must be my honest expression. See post #249.


In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.

I agree with you regarding the satisfaction and importance of actually computing some numbers. I can't tell you how often I see time and money wasted because someone didn't bother to run the numbers.

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#256 2012-12-05 08:33:17

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Hmmm... By now I have enough evidence to "accuse" you of being a Time Lord.


“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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#257 2012-12-05 09:03:39

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A what?


In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.

I agree with you regarding the satisfaction and importance of actually computing some numbers. I can't tell you how often I see time and money wasted because someone didn't bother to run the numbers.

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#258 2012-12-05 09:08:42

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A Time Lord. It seems you're not a fan of British TV shows.


“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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#259 2012-12-05 09:12:57

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Hmmmm. Monty Python, Sherlock Holmes ( Jeremy Brett ),Rumpole of the Bailey and Benny Hill is all I know of British TV.


In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.

I agree with you regarding the satisfaction and importance of actually computing some numbers. I can't tell you how often I see time and money wasted because someone didn't bother to run the numbers.

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#260 2012-12-05 15:09:45

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Monty Python's Flying Circus?
Isn't it the show from where the name of the Programming language "Python"'s name has been derived?
Is it still running?


'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'
'You have made another human being happy. There is no greater accomplishment.' -bobbym

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#261 2012-12-05 15:18:49

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Hi;

Monty Python's Flying Circus is still being shown but I do not think it is still running.
I do not know whether they used that to derive the name for python.


In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.

I agree with you regarding the satisfaction and importance of actually computing some numbers. I can't tell you how often I see time and money wasted because someone didn't bother to run the numbers.

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#262 2012-12-06 03:48:41

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um very fun


Love is Golden.

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#263 2012-12-06 08:24:21

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Hi;

They are funny but kind of zany.


In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.

I agree with you regarding the satisfaction and importance of actually computing some numbers. I can't tell you how often I see time and money wasted because someone didn't bother to run the numbers.

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#264 2012-12-06 14:19:35

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What does th word "zany" mean?


'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'
'You have made another human being happy. There is no greater accomplishment.' -bobbym

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#265 2012-12-06 14:34:37

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Hi;

Crazy, goofy, wacky and kooky best describe it.


In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.

I agree with you regarding the satisfaction and importance of actually computing some numbers. I can't tell you how often I see time and money wasted because someone didn't bother to run the numbers.

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#266 2012-12-07 09:08:15

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lol


Love is Golden.

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#267 2012-12-07 09:09:54

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Hi Sarah;

How are you today?


In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.

I agree with you regarding the satisfaction and importance of actually computing some numbers. I can't tell you how often I see time and money wasted because someone didn't bother to run the numbers.

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#268 2012-12-08 07:15:06

Sarah Rebekah 16
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im good thanks, wbu?


Love is Golden.

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#269 2012-12-08 08:20:22

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HI Sarah;

About the same. Doing chores all morning and now I have to go shopping.


In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.

I agree with you regarding the satisfaction and importance of actually computing some numbers. I can't tell you how often I see time and money wasted because someone didn't bother to run the numbers.

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#270 2012-12-08 11:43:36

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aw


Love is Golden.

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#271 2012-12-08 11:49:23

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I didn't go shopping. Just did not feel like it. Too many people in the store probably.


In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.

I agree with you regarding the satisfaction and importance of actually computing some numbers. I can't tell you how often I see time and money wasted because someone didn't bother to run the numbers.

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#272 2012-12-08 20:06:03

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Did you go the store and just come back?


'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'
'You have made another human being happy. There is no greater accomplishment.' -bobbym

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#273 2012-12-08 20:44:26

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No, I never went. People here tend to shop on Saturday so I go any other day.


In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.

I agree with you regarding the satisfaction and importance of actually computing some numbers. I can't tell you how often I see time and money wasted because someone didn't bother to run the numbers.

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#274 2012-12-08 21:09:25

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Hmm..
I got that number theory book.

It is surely a great "Recreation", but would it help?


'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'
'You have made another human being happy. There is no greater accomplishment.' -bobbym

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#275 2012-12-08 21:15:51

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Very good, you are a clever fellow.

Do not be fooled by the term recreational. Those are very serious problems.

Take a look at it, if you do not like it I will try to find another.


In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.

I agree with you regarding the satisfaction and importance of actually computing some numbers. I can't tell you how often I see time and money wasted because someone didn't bother to run the numbers.

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