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**anonimnystefy****Real Member**- From: The Foundation
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Hi guys

I am not posting about an error. I was just wondering - has anyone else noticed the word "yay" in the top left hand side corner of the redirection page (edit: but, seemingly, just on the one after editing a post)? Was that a part of debugging the forum code?

Either way, I like it like that. It makes me smile whenever I see it.

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

Yes, I have seen it. It makes me sad.

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

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

The knowledge of some things as a function of age is a delta function.

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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Have you ever seen "The Matrix?"

**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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**anonimnystefy****Real Member**- From: The Foundation
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Yes, I have.

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

The knowledge of some things as a function of age is a delta function.

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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Then you already know the why. You are here to understand the decision - The Oracle.

**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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**anonimnystefy****Real Member**- From: The Foundation
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I do not know why.

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

The knowledge of some things as a function of age is a delta function.

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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One of the underlying themes of the three movies was the refusal of deleted programs to go into the Recycle Bin for dissolution. Instead they chose exile or like Agent Smith the desire to control everything.

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

has anyone else noticed the word "yay" in the top left hand side corner of the redirection page

Not only not noticed, but I cannot find it now I'm looking. ??? Please would you post a picture.

Bob

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**mathgogocart****Member**- Registered: 2012-04-29
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anonimnystefy wrote:

Hi guys

I am not posting about an error. I was just wondering - has anyone else noticed the word "yay" in the top left hand side corner of the redirection page (edit: but, seemingly, just on the one after editing a post)? Was that a part of debugging the forum code?

Either way, I like it like that. It makes me smile whenever I see it.

no.im sad

Hey.

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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Have you seen the "yay"?

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**mathgogocart****Member**- Registered: 2012-04-29
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no.LUCKY ME

Hey.

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**bob bundy****Moderator**- Registered: 2010-06-20
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Where is this 'yay'? I want to see it.

Bob

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

In the upper left hand corner when you delete a post.

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**bob bundy****Moderator**- Registered: 2010-06-20
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Thank you. Seen it now.

Bob

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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It does seem to make everyone else smile.

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

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Hmmm....

This wasn't there lot of time ago

'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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**bob bundy****Moderator**- Registered: 2010-06-20
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It seems that Essex girls are getting everywhere.

For them it means "a word used ...... to express happieness, ......." (Urban dictionary) and is nothing to do with drugs.

Bob

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What drugs?

'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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**bob bundy****Moderator**- Registered: 2010-06-20
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Apparently it is also slang for drugs. I didn't know that. I think yay = happiness.

Bob

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**anonimnystefy****Real Member**- From: The Foundation
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I know that yayo is slang for cocaine. But I did not know that about yay.

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

The knowledge of some things as a function of age is a delta function.

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**bob bundy****Moderator**- Registered: 2010-06-20
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I think it may be limited to the UK and maybe just to Essex. I'll ask my daughter, who says it a lot, as in "Lewis Hamilton is doing well in Formula One,...., yay!"

Bob

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