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Reading the Comics, March 17, 2018: Pi Day 2018 Edition
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https://nebusresearch.wordpress.com/2018/03/22/reading-the-comics-march-17-2018-pi-day-2018-edition/#commentsThu, 22 Mar 2018 18:00:49 +0000http://nebusresearch.wordpress.com/?p=5242Continue reading "Reading the Comics, March 17, 2018: Pi Day 2018 Edition"]]>https://nebusresearch.wordpress.com/2018/03/22/reading-the-comics-march-17-2018-pi-day-2018-edition/feed/1nebusresearchCounselor: 'Come in Funky! What seems to be troubling you?' Funky: 'We're nothing but computer numbers at this school, Mr Fairgood! Nobody cares about us as persons! I'm tired of being just a number! I want a chance to make some of my own decisions!' Counselor: 'Okay! What would you like to be, odd or even?'Bear: 'Can I come in?' Molly: 'Sure.' Bear: 'What happened?' Molly: 'I got an F on my math test.' Bear: 'But you're a genius at math.' Molly: 'I didn't have time to study.' Bear: 'Is it because I distracted you with my troubles yesterday?' Molly: 'No. Well, maybe. Not really. Okay, sure. Yes. I don't know. ARRGHHHH!!!'Jeff: 'Next November you and I will have appeared in this comic strip for 45 years!' Mutt: 'Mmm. 45 years! That's 540 months or 2,340 weeks! So, the boss drew us 1,436 times ... one each day of the year! Now, 16,436 until I'm 90 ... ' Jeff: 'What have you been working on?' Mutt: 'Oh, I'm just calculating what we'll be doing during the next 45 years!' (Jeff leaves having clobbered Mutt.) Mutt: 'No! Not this!'Diagram: Pie Chart, Donut Chart (pie chart with the center missing), Tart Charts (several small pie charts), Shepherd's Pie Chart (multiple-curve plot with different areas colored differently), Tiramisu Chart (multiple-curve plot with all areas colored the same), and Lobster Thermidor Chart (lobster with chunks labelled).[PI sces ] Guy at bar talking to Pi: 'Wow, so you were born on March 14th at 1:59, 26 seconds? What're the odds?'Pi figure, wearing glasses, reading The Neverending Story.[ How ancient mathematicians amused themselves, AKA how to celebrate Pi Day today; third annual Pi-Easting Contest. Emcee: 'And HERE he is, our defending champ, that father of conic sections --- ARCHIMEDES!' They're all eating cakes shaped like pi.[ To Stephen Hawking, Thanks for making the Universe a little easier for the rest of us to understand ] Jay: 'I suppose it's only appropriate that he'd go on Pi Day.' Roy: 'Not to mention, Einstein's birthday.' Katherine: 'I'll bet they're off in some far reach of the universe right now playing backgammon.'What I’ve Been Reading, Mid-March 2018
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https://nebusresearch.wordpress.com/2018/03/18/reading-the-comics-march-13-2018-one-of-my-assumptions-is-shaken-edition/#commentsSun, 18 Mar 2018 18:00:24 +0000http://nebusresearch.wordpress.com/?p=5228Continue reading "Reading the Comics, March 13, 2018: One Of My Assumptions Is Shaken Edition"]]>https://nebusresearch.wordpress.com/2018/03/18/reading-the-comics-march-13-2018-one-of-my-assumptions-is-shaken-edition/feed/1nebusresearchTeacher: 'Who would like to come up here and work this converting-fractions-to-decimals problem on the board? Let's see ... how about you, Todd?' Todd: 'Look out! Y2K! AAAGH! This is terrible! Just terrible! It finally caught up with us! Goodbye, electricity! Goodbye, civilized society!' Todd: 'Nice try, Todd. Y2K never happened!' Todd: 'Uh, yeah, I knew that. I was just saying' that Y2K is the answer to that problem on the board!' Teacher: 'Also a nice try. Now get up here!'Is A Basketball Tournament Interesting? My Thoughts
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https://nebusresearch.wordpress.com/2018/03/11/reading-the-comics-march-5-2018-if-its-even-mathematics-edition/
https://nebusresearch.wordpress.com/2018/03/11/reading-the-comics-march-5-2018-if-its-even-mathematics-edition/#respondSun, 11 Mar 2018 18:00:29 +0000http://nebusresearch.wordpress.com/?p=5218Continue reading "Reading the Comics, March 5, 2018: If It’s Even Mathematics Edition"]]>https://nebusresearch.wordpress.com/2018/03/11/reading-the-comics-march-5-2018-if-its-even-mathematics-edition/feed/0nebusresearch['A Pinhead Walks Into A Bar' Jokes That Are Only Funny To Other Pinheads.'] An Atheist, a Vegan, and a Crossfitter walk into a bar. Zippy: 'PUNCHLINE!' A gorilla in a tuxedo walks into a bar. Zippy: 'PUNCHLINE!' An infinite number of mathematicians walk into a bar. Zippy: 'PUNCHLINE!' An amnesiac walks into a bar. Zippy: '( Empty word balloon )'.Did The Greatest Generation Hosts Get As Drunk As I Expected?
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https://nebusresearch.wordpress.com/2018/03/10/did-the-greatest-generation-hosts-get-as-drunk-as-i-expected/#commentsSat, 10 Mar 2018 18:00:46 +0000http://nebusresearch.wordpress.com/?p=5214Continue reading "Did The Greatest Generation Hosts Get As Drunk As I Expected?"]]>https://nebusresearch.wordpress.com/2018/03/10/did-the-greatest-generation-hosts-get-as-drunk-as-i-expected/feed/2nebusresearchStill from Deep Space Nine, season 6, episode 23, 'Profit and Lace', the sex-changed Quark feeling her breasts and looking horrified.Reading the Comics, March 2, 2018: Socks Edition
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