gabriele renzi wrote:
> il 12 May 2004 19:00:24 GMT, ptkwt / aracnet.com (Phil Tomson) ha
> scritto::
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>>This seems to be the 100,000th post to Ruby-talk (at least the English 
>>version).
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> 
> damn, I got distracted by my brother or I would have been the one!
> 
> Now I have to wait for 1_000_000 to put my name in the history :/

It's ironic that the 100_000th post was in a discussion of decimal 
arithmetic.

Shouldn't we find powers of 2 more significant? The next one is 2**17, 
or 131072, so we all have a while to prepare a discussion on some binary 
topic like, oh, say, bitwise ops.