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#1 2013-11-24 06:28:50

roniman
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Poem by a student

I recently heard a poem by a student

"I dig, you dig, he digs, she digs, they dig, we dig."

If you don't understand it, it's ok, it's very ....DEEP.

lol

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#2 2013-11-24 10:08:13

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Re: Poem by a student

I think it’s the most beautiful poem ON EARTH. tongue


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#3 2013-11-24 12:56:36

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Re: Poem by a student

wait, is this joke considered dirt-y?

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#4 2013-11-24 13:21:39

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Re: Poem by a student

You must be a stick in the mud not to like that joke.


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#5 2013-11-24 13:23:35

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Re: Poem by a student

anonimnystefy wrote:

You must be a stick in the mud not to like that joke.

Thanks. That explains why I do not like it


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#6 2013-11-24 13:30:45

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Re: Poem by a student

You are also a C-C-C-COMBO BREAKER!

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#7 2013-11-24 15:14:39

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Re: Poem by a student

Those side conversations just muddy everything up.


In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.
I have the result, but I do not yet know how to get it.
All physicists, and a good many quite respectable mathematicians are contemptuous about proof.

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#8 2013-11-24 21:16:21

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Your arguments are rock hard.


“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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#9 2013-11-24 21:32:00

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Re: Poem by a student

I had to dust them off they were so old.


In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.
I have the result, but I do not yet know how to get it.
All physicists, and a good many quite respectable mathematicians are contemptuous about proof.

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#10 2013-11-24 21:33:36

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Well, that's okay. Everybody has feet of clay.


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#11 2013-11-25 03:50:25

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Re: Poem by a student

anonimnystefy wrote:

You are also a C-C-C-COMBO BREAKER!

Carbon?


'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'
'Humanity is still kept intact. It remains within.' -Alokananda

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#12 2014-08-30 08:05:16

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Re: Poem by a student

I just came across this from another forum:

I drink, you drink, he drinks, we drink, they pay!


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#13 2014-08-31 03:56:59

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Hm, thanks for digging this thread up.


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#14 2014-09-15 23:48:07

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Re: Poem by a student

i didn't undertstand it hmm !

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#15 2014-09-16 01:02:44

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Me neither!


'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'
'Humanity is still kept intact. It remains within.' -Alokananda

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#16 2014-09-16 01:07:22

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Re: Poem by a student

Your concerns are groundless. If you dig deeper you will both unearth the solution.


In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.
I have the result, but I do not yet know how to get it.
All physicists, and a good many quite respectable mathematicians are contemptuous about proof.

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#17 2014-09-16 02:00:57

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Re: Poem by a student

When I first heard that joke, I just couldn't help myself. My laughter was of seismic proportions.


“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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#18 2014-09-16 02:04:11

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Re: Poem by a student

To tell the truth I was turned to stone.


In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.
I have the result, but I do not yet know how to get it.
All physicists, and a good many quite respectable mathematicians are contemptuous about proof.

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#19 2014-09-16 02:10:00

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Re: Poem by a student

At least you now have your feet on the ground.


“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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#20 2014-09-16 02:11:56

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Re: Poem by a student

They feel like they are in mud.


In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.
I have the result, but I do not yet know how to get it.
All physicists, and a good many quite respectable mathematicians are contemptuous about proof.

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#21 2014-09-16 21:47:55

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Re: Poem by a student

what this poem mean !!

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#22 2014-09-16 23:22:23

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Re: Poem by a student

Hi GreatSandy

It's a pun on the word "deep". It can be used to mean that it's very philosophical, but also to refer to "deep" as in "deep under the earth".

You can see the rest of us followed by even more puns with words related to dirt and mud.


“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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#23 Yesterday 00:14:01

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Re: Poem by a student

aaaaah okey
thank you anonimnystefy big_smile

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#24 Yesterday 01:00:47

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Re: Poem by a student

No problem. No member here has a heart of stone. smile


“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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#25 Yesterday 02:52:43

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Re: Poem by a student

Yes but people who live in glass houses should not throw stones.


In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.
I have the result, but I do not yet know how to get it.
All physicists, and a good many quite respectable mathematicians are contemptuous about proof.

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