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**anonimnystefy****Real Member**- From: Harlan's World
- Registered: 2011-05-23
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Hi Nehushtan

Welcome to the forum!

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****bumpkin**- From: Bumpkinland
- Registered: 2009-04-12
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Yikes! I am glad I have my light saber. That is one scary avatar.

**In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.****If it ain't broke, fix it until it is.**** Always satisfy the Prime Directive of getting the right answer above all else.**

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**Nehushtan****Member**- Registered: 2013-03-09
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Thanks for the welcome.

Now dont let my avatar fool you. Im actually a very gentle creature. I just like to hide beneath a scary mask.

I believe you have a member called **scientia**, who has been here for some time now. Im her partner in real life. We are united by our passion for science, the arts, and Harry Potter.

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

Yes, I know her for a long time.

We are united by our passion for science, the arts, and Harry Potter.

Some mathematics too I would think.

**In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.****If it ain't broke, fix it until it is.**** Always satisfy the Prime Directive of getting the right answer above all else.**

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**Bob****Administrator**- Registered: 2010-06-20
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hi Nehushtan

**Welcome to the forum.**

Can you speak **parseltongue?**

Bob

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**anonimnystefy****Real Member**- From: Harlan's World
- Registered: 2011-05-23
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The Teddy looks scarier!

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****bumpkin**- From: Bumpkinland
- Registered: 2009-04-12
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The teddy bear is not frightening me as much.

**In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.****If it ain't broke, fix it until it is.**** Always satisfy the Prime Directive of getting the right answer above all else.**

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**barbie19022002****Member**- Registered: 2013-05-24
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bobbym, you are not a baby that a teddy bear will frighten you ............:P

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****bumpkin**- From: Bumpkinland
- Registered: 2009-04-12
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Are only babies frightened? Children are not afraid. Adults are afraid. They live in constant fear. Do people hate them? Will the economy collapse? Will I lose my job? Am I losing my hair, my youth, my vigor? How will I pay for my sons college education? Is that cough going to go away? All adult fears.

But this is supposed to be about Nehushtan not me.

Thats why I changed my avatar to scare more people!

If you really want to scare people use a math problem as an avatar.

**In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.****If it ain't broke, fix it until it is.**** Always satisfy the Prime Directive of getting the right answer above all else.**

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**barbie19022002****Member**- Registered: 2013-05-24
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If you really want to scare people use a math problem as an avatar.

that was a nice opinion....................but it won't work for longer time.......

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****bumpkin**- From: Bumpkinland
- Registered: 2009-04-12
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That comment was for Nehushtan. It was a joke. Incidentally, that username is Hebrew, it was name of the brass serpent that was made by Moses if I remember. Thusly, the teddy bear does not fit.

**In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.****If it ain't broke, fix it until it is.**** Always satisfy the Prime Directive of getting the right answer above all else.**

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**mathaholic****Member**- From: Earth
- Registered: 2012-11-29
- Posts: 3,251

Hmm...

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**anonimnystefy****Real Member**- From: Harlan's World
- Registered: 2011-05-23
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bobbym wrote:

Are only babies frightened? Children are not afraid. Adults are afraid. They live in constant fear. Do people hate them? Will the economy collapse? Will I lose my job? Am I losing my hair, my youth, my vigor? How will I pay for my sons college education? Is that cough going to go away? All adult fears.

But this is supposed to be about Nehushtan not me.

Thats why I changed my avatar to scare more people!

If you really want to scare people use a math problem as an avatar.

I'd listen to that advice, actually. It's working for me.

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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**mathaholic****Member**- From: Earth
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Okay

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**barbie19022002****Member**- Registered: 2013-05-24
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I guess mathaholic's scary alien eyes is enough to scare my little sis...:P

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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anonimnystefy wrote:

The Teddy looks scarier!

True that!

'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'

I'm not crazy, my mother had me tested.

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**bobbym****bumpkin**- From: Bumpkinland
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It just ain't scaring me.

**In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.****If it ain't broke, fix it until it is.**** Always satisfy the Prime Directive of getting the right answer above all else.**

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**barbie19022002****Member**- Registered: 2013-05-24
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not you...but it might scare my one and half year old sis...:)

who is coming here that 1'o clock...........:(

Why is T called island letter?

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

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**bobbym****bumpkin**- From: Bumpkinland
- Registered: 2009-04-12
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I think a 1 1/2 year old is a little young for the internet.

**In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.****If it ain't broke, fix it until it is.**** Always satisfy the Prime Directive of getting the right answer above all else.**

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bobbym wrote:

It just ain't scaring me.

Okay. How do you plan to get scared?

'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'

I'm not crazy, my mother had me tested.

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**barbie19022002****Member**- Registered: 2013-05-24
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for my sister or bobbym..?

Why is T called island letter?

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

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