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ET_ 2017-12-24 17:58

...if you are spending your Christmas Eve writing and reading on MersenneForum. :xmastree:

Uncwilly 2017-12-24 23:44

[QUOTE=ET_;474808]...if you are spending your Christmas Eve writing and reading on MersenneForum. :xmastree:[/QUOTE]
Or the day after that and you note that:

OCT 31 = DEC 25

Therefore Xmas = Halloween.

chalsall 2017-12-24 23:57

[QUOTE=Uncwilly;474825]Or the day after that and you note that: OCT 31 = DEC 25 Therefore Xmas = Halloween.[/QUOTE]

Or when someone asks you about a story in the bible, and you answer "No, I've never read the bible. I don't enjoy fantasy."

I recently answered thusly. It didn't go over so well....

retina 2017-12-25 00:45

[QUOTE=chalsall;474826]Or when someone asks you about a story in the bible, and you answer "No, I've never read the bible. I don't enjoy fantasy."

I recently answered thusly. It didn't go over so well....[/QUOTE]Yeah, I'm not surprised the others despised you for that. How can anyone not like fantasy? :loco:

chalsall 2017-12-25 01:12

[QUOTE=retina;474827]Yeah, I'm not surprised the others despised you for that. How can anyone not like fantasy? :loco:[/QUOTE]

Terry Pratchett's Disc World, very cool. Hard fantasy.

Rowling's Harry Potter? A money making machine.

The Bible... Perhaps another money making machine.

ET_ 2017-12-25 10:25

[QUOTE=chalsall;474828]Terry Pratchett's Disc World, very cool. Hard fantasy.

Rowling's Harry Potter? A money making machine.

The Bible... Perhaps another money making machine.[/QUOTE]

Did you ever read Niven's Ringworld? :smile:

chalsall 2017-12-26 05:02

[QUOTE=ET_;474841]Did you ever read Niven's Ringworld? :smile:[/QUOTE]

Of course. I've read most, if not all, of Niven's work, even when it was co-authored with Pournelle.

WGJC3107 2018-05-30 20:11

You keep your computer on 24h a day even though your mouse is really bright

kriesel 2018-08-31 22:47

[QUOTE=LaurV;414768]
Who the hack are the Bears? :razz:[/QUOTE]An all purpose practice squad, for numerous NFL pro football teams, whose players inexplicably receive pro football level salaries. [URL]https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/2017_Chicago_Bears_season[/URL]

Uncwilly 2018-12-28 15:47

You make this post:
[url]https://www.mersenneforum.org/showpost.php?p=504205&postcount=719[/url]

Maciej Kmieciak 2019-03-04 23:59

[QUOTE=WGJC3107;488654]You keep your computer on 24h a day even though your mouse is really bright[/QUOTE]

I unplug my mouse for the night


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