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I'm almost done with this book. Much different than I expected.

Anyone else read it?


 
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Yes. It's much better than his latest effort, Beatrice and Virgil.
 
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I read it a couple of years back, and I liked it. Did you think it was going to be a math book?
 
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I had already heard it was a book about a boy on a small boat with a tiger.

 
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paul wheaton wrote:I had already heard it was a book about a boy on a small boat with a tiger.


Tough to discuss without ruining it. ...especially since I don't know how almost your "almost" is.

 
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Ernest Friedman-Hill wrote:I read it a couple of years back, and I liked it. Did you think it was going to be a math book?


Speaking of which...

What's the volume of a disk of bread dough with radius Z and thickness A covered with tomato sauce and cheese?

(This is NOT original.)

 
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Joe Ess wrote:


That is just spooky. Ancient astronauts?
 
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Ernest Friedman-Hill wrote:
That is just spooky. Ancient astronauts?


Proof that God loves us and wants us to be happy.
 
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