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Random Thoughts part three

  1. Mar 24, 2014 #1

    Evo

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  3. Mar 24, 2014 #2
    First post mine!!!
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  4. Mar 24, 2014 #3

    Evo

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    Congratulations Enigman!! You should have been in our trivia quiz yesterday, it was a lot of fun!
     
  5. Mar 24, 2014 #4
    I'm kinda proud I was the last one who posted in the last thread (besides Evo)

    cb
     
  6. Mar 24, 2014 #5
    Thankee milady. :biggrin:
    Will be there next time.
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  7. Mar 24, 2014 #6
    I'm thinking about upgrading my membership. The price is pretty reasonable. Why not?
     
  8. Mar 24, 2014 #7

    Borek

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    You won't get a return once you get banned.
     
  9. Mar 24, 2014 #8
    I had a "random" train of thought/joke idea during my rehearsal this morning.

    Imagine a warm, summer night. The sun has just fallen out of sight from the beach, which overlooks a gorgeous expanse of water. A man and a woman look at each other as they sit together on a rock, surrounded by sand, their gazes romantic to such a degree as to border on comedy. Suddenly, the man pulls out a box, getting on one knee. It is a completely mediocre proposal, until the woman stops and asks, "Where's the ring?"

    "Can't you see it? It's the trivial ring!" :tongue:

    And...that's all.
     
  10. Mar 24, 2014 #9
    The trivial ring is not empty, so I don't get why she doesn't see it.
     
  11. Mar 24, 2014 #10
    It contains a "0." Typically, I think of 0 as being "nothing." :tongue:

    (To clarify, "nothing" in terms of the fact that it's the additive identity. I know the trivial ring isn't empty.)
     
  12. Mar 24, 2014 #11
    0 might be nothing, but the set containing 0 is not nothing.
     
  13. Mar 24, 2014 #12

    PeroK

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    Nothing is what it seems.
     
  14. Mar 24, 2014 #13
    ...alright. If and when you decide to get married, you can propose with the trivial ring. We'll see if your significant other thinks it's "not nothing." :rofl:
     
  15. Mar 24, 2014 #14

    (No, it isn't)
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  16. Mar 25, 2014 #15

    drizzle

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    I should add a sigh here. Sigh.
     
  17. Mar 25, 2014 #16
    Drawing at a coffeehouse tonight I got stuck at a table in front of people studying biology. One guy didn't get haploids and diploids or mitosis and meiosis so they had to explain it to him over and over and over. I hate all those terms now.
     
  18. Mar 25, 2014 #17

    drizzle

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    At least you got it. :p
     
  19. Mar 25, 2014 #18
    Not me. I kept waiting for them to explain meowsis; the division of cat cells.
     
  20. Mar 25, 2014 #19

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  21. Mar 25, 2014 #20
    *Correction:
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  22. Mar 25, 2014 #21

    256bits

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    Haploids and diploids.
    Count your blessings they weren't discussing hemorrhoids.
     
  23. Mar 25, 2014 #22
    I think I shouldn't worry much about making connections and being more social. It is ok to enjoy yourself and stay home instead of going to parties etc.
     
  24. Mar 25, 2014 #23
    Can one patent an equation? For example could Einstein have patented his field equations?

    Some guy tried to sell me eh.. recreational tools today while I was getting groceries.
    I guess setting up a trashy website was too costly for him, so he just sold them in the frozen foods section at walmart.

    Also got into a huge debate over the classical "If spacetime is curved, what's curving?" question layfriends love to ask.
     
    Last edited: Mar 25, 2014
  25. Mar 25, 2014 #24

    WannabeNewton

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    Lol dude what part of NYC are you at?
     
  26. Mar 25, 2014 #25
    I feel great when someone asks a question in a thread and I know the answer.

    cb
     
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