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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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Do you know this man?

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**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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No. But when I clicked the link, the following appeared: http://www.mathisfunforum.com/postgallery.php?pid=277335&filename=Theodore_Kaczynski.jpg

So, I conclude he is Theodore Kaczynski

'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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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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Do you know what the name means?

**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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No, maybe you should tell

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

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ted_Kaczynski

Have you seen the post at brilliant? I will not reply there.

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He was a killer!!??

Let me see the brilliant one

'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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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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Yes and it is interesting to follow his alignment with certain philosophies. You can pick up their rather drab psych-babble in the discussions section.

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You have an interesting age...

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

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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Why do you think it is interesting?

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Because it is close to mine

'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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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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But it is not correct. I just put that down there because they would not understand my age.

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Anyway, what was the philosophies of this man?

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Neo-Luddism

Sounds reptilian to me.

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?By the way, is he a sinner?

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

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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What else can we call him? He claims he is not insane and did not use that as a defense at his trial. Is it correct to blow people up because they put a road through his favorite rest area?

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But does he know that he is doing wrong?

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

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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That is the question. To sin he must know it is wrong at the time and he must do it anyway. He does not know it is wrong, so I guess he is just a big menace to society.

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But when he used a bomb, he used technology

'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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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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His designs were very primitive due to the fact that he was aware of the paradox. But you are correct! He should have blown himself up first.

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