“Are you good at math?” this is the question I dread, for the uncertainty I feel regarding my answer is overwhelming.
Let’s see, am I good at math? 344 more words
I’m referring of course to the report of Anomalous Thrust Production from an RF Test Device Measured on a Low-Thrust Torsion Pendulum. Which everyone including… 130 more words
My compañero Jesse here estimates he’s been frustrated by zippers for a total of 50 minutes in his lifetime. He figures there have been about 50 separate frustrating zipper events with an average of one minute each – some extra frustrating, some very brief. 213 more words
When a major news organization (NPR in this case) makes reference to mathematics. And not just reference to second-grade mathematics, but actually uses the term “exponentially.” Things must really be bad, if they have to stretch their tiny little minds around 6th-grade math. 277 more words
There is much to despair over in a society that is more reliant on numbers than letters. The general belief that an individual is no more than a fourteen-digit ID code or worth a denomination plagues modern civilizations more so than all of the so-called issues that are being broadcasted about every day. 1,361 more words