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Re: You Learn Something New Every Day...

Postby wicked woman » Sat Mar 15, 2014 12:59 pm

Tonyblack wrote:
ChristianBecker wrote:Oh noes! I missed Pi Day on a Fri Day.
Now I know why they were asking people on TV how much approximately pi was.


Don't worry - Pi is infinite. ;)

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Re: You Learn Something New Every Day...

Postby chris.ph » Sat Mar 15, 2014 1:01 pm

How is pi infinite when a circle isnt :whistle: :whistle:
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Re: You Learn Something New Every Day...

Postby ChristianBecker » Sun Mar 16, 2014 6:06 am

It's not?
Walk on a circle and tell me when you've reached its end. :D
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Re: You Learn Something New Every Day...

Postby KnightOfFewWords » Mon Mar 17, 2014 10:44 pm

If a pie is thrown in a circus, is it really airbourne if there is no clown for it to hit?
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Re: You Learn Something New Every Day...

Postby Sister Jennifer » Mon Mar 17, 2014 11:38 pm

Cream or custard?
Undead yes -
Unperson no!
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Re: You Learn Something New Every Day...

Postby Who's Wee Dug » Tue Mar 18, 2014 1:54 am

KnightOfFewWords wrote:If a pie is thrown in a circus, is it really airbourne if there is no clown for it to hit?

If the pie π =≡or ≈ and is >thrown to ∞ by or ± √ of Ω, so the answer is YES. :mrgreen: Image
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Re: You Learn Something New Every Day...

Postby ChristianBecker » Tue Mar 18, 2014 5:22 am

Looks about right, yes.
On with their heads! I'm the clown prince of fools
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Re: You Learn Something New Every Day...

Postby raptornx01 » Wed Mar 26, 2014 12:04 am

Just learned that holding shift while clicking a link opens it in a new window, and holding ctrl open it in a new tab (in firefox). Found it completely by accident.
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Re: You Learn Something New Every Day...

Postby Ghost » Wed Mar 26, 2014 9:09 am

I didn't know that

even though there is a very good chance I'll forget this new knowledge by the time I open a link
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Re: You Learn Something New Every Day...

Postby mirandashell » Wed Mar 26, 2014 12:04 pm

Is that how you do that? I've opened new tabs and stuff and said 'WTF? How did that happen?' And now I know!
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Re: You Learn Something New Every Day...

Postby Penfold » Wed Mar 26, 2014 1:35 pm

I've always right clicked on the link and selected the option from the drop down menu. I'll be doing it differently from now on. THANK YOU :handgestures-thumbupleft: :D
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Re: You Learn Something New Every Day...

Postby Tonyblack » Mon Apr 28, 2014 2:32 pm

If you type the word "tilt" or "askew" into Google, the whole page tilts slightly. :)
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Re: You Learn Something New Every Day...

Postby The Mad Collector » Mon Apr 28, 2014 2:39 pm

Tonyblack wrote:If you type the word "tilt" or "askew" into Google, the whole page tilts slightly. :)


Try typing

do a barrel roll

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Re: You Learn Something New Every Day...

Postby Ghost » Mon Apr 28, 2014 2:43 pm


I've been playing with a lot of them
and this is the tip of the iceberg
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Re: You Learn Something New Every Day...

Postby chris.ph » Mon Apr 28, 2014 5:49 pm

did you know that "gullible" isnt in the dictionary :D
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