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I just started watching House, and it's the most unique show I've ever watched. It's just so good. I figured out that House is like Sherlock Holmes but in the medical sense. (He's a diagnostician) When I went on Wikipedia.org, and typed in House, I found out that it is a homophone of Holmes, and a lot of things in the show are modeled after the Sherlock Holmes series.
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I just started watching House, and it's the most unique show I've ever watched. It's just so good. I figured out that House is like Sherlock Holmes but in the medical sense. (He's a diagnostician) When I went on Wikipedia.org, and typed in House, I found out that it is a homophone of Holmes, and a lot of things in the show are modeled after the Sherlock Holmes series.
Actually, Homes is a homophone of Holmes. House is a homphone of, er, ...
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Actually, Homes is a homophone of Holmes. House is a homphone of, er, ...
Okay. Hey, do you know how I would be able to become a PF Mentor?

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Okay. Hey, do you know how I would be able to become a PF Mentor?
Not by posting threads about fictional TV characters in the serious subject forums... Moved to GD.
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When I grow up I want to become a house.
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Not by posting threads about fictional TV characters in the serious subject forums... Moved to GD.
Oh. Okay, I apologize.
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When I grow up I want to become a house.
What do you mean by, "I want to beceome a house?"
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When I grow up I want to become a house.
You have to go to medical school for that.
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You have to go to medical school for that.
Do you mean that you want to become like House, like a diagnostician, or...?
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You have to go to medical school for that.
The idea of a character like House having once been a med student makes me cringe.
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Okay. Hey, do you know how I would be able to become a PF Mentor?
Here's a (long) thread about PF Mentorship. Hopefully it will answer your question.

http://www.physicsforums.com/showthread.php?t=172952


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Here's a (long) thread about PF Mentorship. Hopefully it will answer your question.

http://www.physicsforums.com/showthread.php?t=172952


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Thanks.
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Quote Quote by berkeman View Post
Here's a (long) thread about PF Mentorship. Hopefully it will answer your question.

http://www.physicsforums.com/showthread.php?t=172952


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Perhaps more useful.
http://www.physicsforums.com/showthread.php?t=35375
http://www.physicsforums.com/showthread.php?t=9029
(That should be quite a blast from the past for some.)
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Perhaps more useful.
http://www.physicsforums.com/showthread.php?t=35375
http://www.physicsforums.com/showthread.php?t=9029
(That should be quite a blast from the past for some.)
Wow. So here's the list of the first 20 Mentors -- cool

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Ok here we go [:D]

1. Greg
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5. Zero
6. Kerrie
7. Integral
8. Tom
9. Janus
10. ahrkron
11. Hurkyl
12. HallsofIvy
13. Ivan Seeking
14. selfAdjoint
15. enigma
16. russ_watters
17. Another God
18. hypnagogue (Advisor)
19. chroot
20. Ambitwister (Advisor)
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The "Official" PF History page.

http://www.physicsforums.com/library...item&itemid=83
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Okay. Hey, do you know how I would be able to become a PF Mentor?
(Time to advertise my new article!)

Englishman, this library article will explain the different member levels at PF:

http://physicsforums.com/library.php...item&itemid=88
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(Time to advertise my new article!)

Englishman, this library article will explain the different member levels at PF:

http://physicsforums.com/library.php...item&itemid=88
Very nice entry, G01. Well done. You might consider putting the past PF thread links that Evo and Moonbear and I linked to, into the Past Forum Threads section of your library entry. But it's up to you -- it stands well just as-is too.
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Very nice entry, G01. Well done. You might consider putting the past PF thread links that Evo and Moonbear and I linked to, into the Past Forum Threads section of your library entry. But it's up to you -- it stands well just as-is too.

Sounds good berkeman. I don't think I can add things to the "Recent thread list." I believe that is just a automatic process. Any new threads with the right words become listed there. I can possibly add them to the "See Also" link, though. Let me see what I can do.

Also, I noticed in one of those threads, Evo was talking about how she was never going to become a mentor! Two points:

1. Evo- Be confident! You can do it!

2.You told be you were always an all powerful and omniscient mentor.... I'm....so.... confused.....My world view....collapsing....


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