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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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The study seemed to indicate, those with more birthdays lived fewer more years than those with less birthdays. The study, done at the great Duke University concluded that out of the people tested the ones with fewer birthdays were more durable.

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How can that be true?

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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It was done at Duke University so a better question is how can it not be true? Those guys know everything. The great thing was that that the study only cost 17 million dollars. What a bargain!

**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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Do you mind I give the link of this thread to her?

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**anonimnystefy****Real Member**- From: The Foundation
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bobbym wrote:

It was done at Duke University so a better question is how can it not be true? Those guys know everything. The great thing was that that the study only cost 17 million dollars. What a bargain!

Who'd all the money go to?

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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Not to me that is for sure.

Do I mind? Of course not. Give her the link.

The next person should warn her about the mean bobbym.

**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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But this isn't the next person thread.

And why would you be mean?

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'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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I am generally mean. That is what the m really stands for. You are correct about this not being the next person thread.

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And what about and ?

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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Yes, I can but who is that person?

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The next person

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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Hmmm, that first name is definitely a girl. I am definitely a male.

The next person got that how?

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is a girl

is your last name.

I got that with brvf.bet/N118898

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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Yes, that is my name there. But I do not know an

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uggc://sbehzf.jbysenz.pbz/zngutebhc/nepuvir/2008/Wna/zft00454.ugzy

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

I see now. You have never gotten an email from me that is why.

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So, Is that not you?

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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I am afraid not. I was forced over there to give him a name. If he were to find that out he would be angry and probably dump me. I tried to tell him that I can not use my real info anywhere.

Here is another spot where it happened.

http://www.mathisfunforum.com/viewtopic … =18866&p=2

post #82 and later.

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I still don't understand it. Why is someone else using your email to sign up?

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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That is my email address. The name connected with it is not.

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Why did you let use it?

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

There is no that I know. That post was made in 2008 and I used that username.

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You used the username ?

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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Yes, actually there were three of us. That was the name we agreed upon for our little collective,

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Okay I like the username. There is nothing bad about it.

Please watch: www.youtube.com/watch?v=tmMJngid67w

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