Wednesday, March 26, 2014

There's always something relevant at xkcd

Do you ever use lingo from your field of study when talking to you spouse about ordinary stuff?



5 comments:

  1. I can safely say I use `trivial' and `nontrivial' in conversation more than the average person.

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  2. The scroll-over text isn't appearing and there is no link, so now I have to go to xkcd.com and search for this strip to find the punchline.

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    1. It's "... okay, because you said that, we're breaking up."

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  3. Both these people must be mathematicians, since no one else is convinced by a statistical argument like that. But then, with the inane arguments that attempt to refute climate change that rattle around in the press these days, this may not be bad.

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