In message <08048b320c950bf54ff9310f9baf9ddf / ruby-forum.com>, Joe Wiltrout writes:
>Ahh. The family is proud of me. Let me run off the list again. 
>Linebacker, mathematician, and I'll stop with those 2. Personally, those 
>are my 2 favorites. Because Linebacker=Popular. Math=Smart.

I've never in my life met a "mathematician" who was as careless a thinker
as you are.

Just a quick clarification:  When adults talk about "mathematics", they
don't mean "algebra with single variables".

-s