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'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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I like the buy a new computer option.

**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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Thats expensive!

'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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Yes, so I recommend knowing how to fix your own machine.

**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 I can't find my lucky socks and I do not know how to get refracted light from Saturn

'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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Forget Saturn, it is not necessary. But this socks matter, sounds serious.

**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 have a couple of old socks under your bed?

'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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I find putting them in a back and forgetting about them for a couple of decades better. I also find that the longer I wear them the luckier they get.

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What is the lucky sock concept actually?

The next person might tell.

'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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Nothing unreal exists... - T Planiha

I was just sharpening up my pickup lines.

The next uses some old sock humor too?

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No. I do not know what it is. Maybe because it is not done so much in India?

The person below can tell me what sock humor is?

'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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This explains it best:

http://www.mathisfunforum.com/viewtopic … 81#p130181

post #34

The next will read some of that...

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I don't get it...

The net person will tell it in Wikipedia mode?

'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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When I was a little older than you it was part of my courting technique.

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For real? I do not understand how telling someone about old socks would impress them

'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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Human interaction is difficult to explain. Just let me say that women in general have a hard time distinguishing different from superior. They notice the different ones, are intrigued by them. I wasn't always 93 you know. Yesterday, I was as young as you are.

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Ok but that still did not help me to understand anything about sock humor.

I've gotta sleep. So...

`bin-sh# sudo poweroff`

'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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Very good! Early to bed and early to rise, makes a man healthy, wealthy and wise.

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But it was not early!

'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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The point of the saying.

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Then why did you think it was good?

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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I was trying to say you were up late. Young people need their sleep. And I need to eat, see you later.

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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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True but why do you tell me this?

'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 think that is a good point. The longer, the fuzzier.

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