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Murphy's law

  1. Nov 18, 2003 #1
    who is Murphy and does his law actually touch upon anything scientific?
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  4. Nov 18, 2003 #3
    ok, I'm still lost as to where all of those come from it sounds like some pissed off computer engineer did.
  5. Nov 19, 2003 #4
    Hey IanSmith,

    I was doin' a bit of documentation and needed a few good Murphy's quotes...thanks for the links:smile:

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    Or from anybody else trying to get something done, especially if it involves other people. If you don't know where they come from, you haven't really lived!
  7. Nov 25, 2003 #6
    Reflection of reality

    Murphy's law - a funny way to simply say we live in a fallen and imperfect world.

    One that is totally beyond our ability to save, control or even maintain.
  8. Dec 3, 2003 #7
    end result: we are imperfect, and we will forever be.
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