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  •  I remember that one too (1+ / 0-)
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    pfiore8

    I already loved math when I saw it, but it was very cool. It's a film I remember seeing in school.

    Once upon a time, I was a math major in college. But going above calculus threw me for a loop; I remember trying to learn linear algebra or some such, and thinking that I'd slept through a year somewhere because there seemed to be no logical connection to anything I'd done before. I guess it was the same thing that happens to so many wannabe pre-meds when they stumble upon organic chemistry.

    I eventually ended up with my degree in American studies, and today I write for a living. Writing was another love of mine in school. But I still love fidgeting with digits, though. Just don't ask me about vector spaces!

    •  fidgeting with digits (0+ / 0-)

      i like that!

      "Well we don't rent pigs and I figure it's better to say it right out front because a man that does like to rent pigs is... he's hard to stop" Gus McCrae

      by pfiore8 on Mon May 07, 2007 at 06:55:16 AM PDT

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