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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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The one in the movies?

**In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.Of course that result can be rigorously obtained, but who cares?Combinatorics is Algebra and Algebra is Combinatorics.**

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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Do you think the Warshosky's were kidding were kidding when they made those movies?

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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People in the past wrote novels to make a point, why do you think people today who make movies are not also making a point?

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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That is correct. This is a dream within a dream. I am not Indian but I am heavily influenced by Hinduism and Buddhism.

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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Because my father was. He introduced me to many of the ideas. At first I laughed. The Taoists say when the foolish man first hears of the Tao ( the way ) he laughs out loud. They also say the the oxen are slow but the earth is patient. So I eventually came around to his way.

Of course that result can be rigorously obtained, but who cares?

Combinatorics is Algebra and Algebra is Combinatorics.

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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I was raised as a Christian. I was an altar boy and spoke Latin. I thought I might make my way to the priesthood. I just found a better way is all for me. That way is fine for many other people.

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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We were required to learn some. It is Ecclesiastic Latin and somewhat different in pronunciation. The last time I heard those words I did not immediately recognize them.

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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We do not die. We pass into transition from one state to another. As Yoda says, luminous beings are we, not this crude matter.

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Finally! Someone that thinks the same as me. I believe once our physical body dies our spiritual self will remain. Both Hinduism and Buddhism talk about reincarnation right? But the bible don't. I'm not sure what I should believe.

Science is a way of thinking much more than it is a body of knowledge.

- Carl Sagan

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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They are not the only ones, much of their people have spread to the West. I am a student of the Bible too and just let me say it is not my intention to insult or challenge anyone's faith in it but as I understand it several books have been removed from it.

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What I believe : God isn't the one who wrote the bible nor any other religious book. People did, and it is most properly changed by people for thousands of time now (We won't know). It's not god's word, it's the people who wrote it.

Science is a way of thinking much more than it is a body of knowledge.

- Carl Sagan

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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The actual author of that book and some others is a hot subject. Being from Nevada I am sort of biased in our interpretation.

Of course that result can be rigorously obtained, but who cares?

Combinatorics is Algebra and Algebra is Combinatorics.

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What is a matrix?

'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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Morpheus wrote:

The matrix is all around us.

Of course that result can be rigorously obtained, but who cares?

Combinatorics is Algebra and Algebra is Combinatorics.

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It has a determinant?

'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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It is not a mathematics term. It does not have a determinant.

Of course that result can be rigorously obtained, but who cares?

Combinatorics is Algebra and Algebra is Combinatorics.

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Then, it is the cytoplasm of the cell?

'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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