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Oh, Happy Fibonacci Day!

'And fun? If maths is fun, then getting a tooth extraction is fun. A viral infection is fun. Rabies shots are fun.'

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I absolutely missed it.

'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'

I'm not crazy, my mother had me tested.

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I will do it tomorrow!

'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'

I'm not crazy, my mother had me tested.

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**anonimnystefy****Real Member**- From: Harlan's World
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bob bundy wrote:

Stefy wrote:Just a hundred years to the next one!

Not for me! I've got just 89 days to go.

Bob

Me too, actually!

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anonimnystefy wrote:

bob bundy wrote:Stefy wrote:Just a hundred years to the next one!

Not for me! I've got just 89 days to go.

Bob

Me too, actually!

Why 100? 8-13-21 is just 8 years away!

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**anonimnystefy****Real Member**- From: Harlan's World
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But, that one is not as nice as 11:23 on the May 8th of '13 ('13 being 2013, 2113, etc.) .

Of course, because here in Serbia we use the dd.mm.yyyy. format, tomorrow is even closer a Fibonacci day!

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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11? Why 11?

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**bob bundy****Moderator**- Registered: 2010-06-20
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Gosh! Is it August already? Where did those days go?

Agnishom wrote:

11? Why 11?

To make today at 11.23 into Fibonacci minute: 1, 1, 2, 3, 5, 8, 13

dd:mm:yy is more common in the Uk too.

But we are all in different time zones which is why I used Universal time for the moment.

But I'll be away from my computer so someone else can 'claim the moment' if they want.

But, given the importance of Fibonacci in mathematics, maybe a minute is not long enough?

Anyway, Happy Fibonacci Day (2) !

Bob

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