Subject: Re: LISP - 2 exponent 0 = 1
From: Erik Naggum <>
Date: 17 Sep 2002 17:10:00 +0000
Newsgroups: comp.lang.lisp
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* Tim Brashaw
| Could you please also explain the Hawking-Penrose collapse theorem in terms
| of oranges?  You see I only understand oranges, although I read somewhere
| that oranges are not the only fruit and so I am more-or-less comfortable
| with apples too.  I would prefer you to stick to oranges though.

* Christopher Browne
| No.  Only explain in terms of avocados.

  Ouch.  That is such a harsh request.  I think you will need approximately
  6.02252E23 avocados to complete these proofs, a.k.a the avocado number.

Erik Naggum, Oslo, Norway

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