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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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Back then forums were different we felt we were more likely to get a decent reply if they thought we we were a girl. One of us was!

**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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Whats surprising that one of you were a girl?

'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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Nothing, but she was right.

**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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Have you read about the rules of the imternet?

'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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If I am lucky, she is watching the thread now.

'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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Alokananda wrote:

tell him...i like him

(Message left for bobbym)

'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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Hi;

Tell her I said thanks. The wonderful cards must have made her feel very good.

**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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Okay, I'll do that.

Do you know about Rule 30 of the internet?

'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 Wolfram rule?

Oh, I see the other one. No girls allowed?

**In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.**

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Compare it with post #51. Back then, there were really less real girls.

'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, but they always get more attention from the guys. We argued about a username. They did not want my choice. She chimed in, so I said let's use your name them. She said she did not want to use her real name so out of exasperation I said, "then pick a name, let's stop wasting time!!!!!" The rest is history.

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agnishom wrote:

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

'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 did watch that video. But I have never been in love with an Angela since I was 8 years old. She was 16 so it did not work out.

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She was 16?

Anyway, that talking angela is the only angela I can think of.

'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, lived upstairs from me. Dark hair, dark eyes and so bubbly. She used to babysit for me once and awhile. I had read about the younger guy and the older woman thing so I figured this is what they meant. I was wrong.

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Was original angela:

a) a babysitter

b) a mathematician

c) a lady from a forum

'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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**barbie19022002****Member**- Registered: 2013-05-24
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I think she was a babysitter...

Jake is Alice's father, Jake is the ________ of Alice's father?

Why is T called island letter?

think, think, think and don't get up with a solution...

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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She was the girl who lived upstairs and got away. She let a little thing like me being 8 stand in the way.

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It is 9 o clock here but I cannot wait anymore.

Hi Aloka;

Happy Birthday! Wish you many happy returns of the day. Enjoy your sweet sixteen!

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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Happy Birthday!

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**ShivamS****Member**- Registered: 2011-02-07
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Happy birthday!

You should have her join the forum.

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Did you like the graphics? They are all original.

'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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**ShivamS****Member**- Registered: 2011-02-07
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You made them?

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ShivamS wrote:

You should have her join the forum

I've done that already.

I made them.

*Last edited by Agnishom (2014-05-24 04:03:27)*

'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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**ShivamS****Member**- Registered: 2011-02-07
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That is her? I forget that she was her.

Alokasarkar S. wrote:

I am Alokananda Sarkar.

Well, she doesn't post much.

*Last edited by ShivamS (2014-05-24 04:04:18)*

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