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Old 2003-06-09, 03:49   #1
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Default You just might be addicted to GIMPS if...

This thread is just like those redneck jokes, except GIMPS specific...

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Old 2003-06-09, 06:44   #2
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...your monthly electric bill is more than your monthly rent/mortgage payment...
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Old 2003-06-09, 06:49   #3
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You change your entire farm from consumer friendly AMD to the demon seed Intel. Because Gimps is SSE2 optimized.
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Old 2003-06-09, 07:06   #4
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... you start enumerating the 64bit LLRs of the Mersennes up to M7000000, because you just can't get to sleep.
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Old 2003-06-09, 07:27   #5
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you can recite all the digits of all the Mersenne primes.
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Old 2003-06-09, 13:00   #6
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you never turn the heaters on in your house.
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Old 2003-06-09, 13:07   #7
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You sold all your heaters for cash to buy more PCs.
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Old 2003-06-09, 13:24   #8
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hey, I lost the "other" topic about DC addictions, could anybody please point me to it again?

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Old 2003-06-09, 15:07   #9

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You've got so many mersenne exponents reserved, that you are sure to win the EFE, but by that time the universe will be dust, and E=mc^2 is so hard to find that you can no longer run your INTEL P10^n.
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Old 2003-06-09, 23:11   #10
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...your child's first words are "Lucas-Lehmer"
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Old 2003-06-10, 02:33   #11

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It's winter time and you're still running the air conditioner...
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