20100905, 09:30  #34 
"Lucan"
Dec 2006
England
194A_{16} Posts 

20100905, 09:33  #35 
"Lucan"
Dec 2006
England
194A_{16} Posts 

20100905, 09:37  #36 
"Lucan"
Dec 2006
England
2·3·13·83 Posts 

20100905, 09:41  #37 
"Lucan"
Dec 2006
England
2·3·13·83 Posts 

20100905, 13:35  #38  
May 2010
Prime hunting commission.
3220_{8} Posts 
Quote:
Last fiddled with by 3.14159 on 20100905 at 13:36 

20100905, 14:13  #39 
"Forget I exist"
Jul 2009
Dumbassville
2×5×839 Posts 

20100905, 14:45  #40 
"Forget I exist"
Jul 2009
Dumbassville
2·5·839 Posts 
my thoughts have been proven by Pari. my proof is done.

20100905, 14:55  #41 
"Forget I exist"
Jul 2009
Dumbassville
20306_{8} Posts 
okay I'm right about primality but I was wrong in my assumptions I know.

20100905, 17:27  #42 
Bamboozled!
"๐บ๐๐ท๐ท๐ญ"
May 2003
Down not across
11,423 Posts 
I sincerely hope that Bob is aware of the classical proof on uninteresting numbers.Paul
Last fiddled with by xilman on 20100905 at 17:28 
20100906, 01:30  #43  
"Lucan"
Dec 2006
England
2·3·13·83 Posts 
Quote:
But this "proof" really relies on the linguistic implication that our degree of interest in entities is two valued: either i or uni. In practice we all categorize our degree of interest on a continuous scale, probably multidimensional. David PS what is the second most boring number? Last fiddled with by davieddy on 20100906 at 01:57 

20100906, 01:36  #44 
Undefined
"The unspeakable one"
Jun 2006
My evil lair
199E_{16} Posts 
Logically the "proof" is seriously flawed. But somehow I think that it was not really intended to be analysed in a logical setting. It certainly can make for an interesting conversation on occasion (with a suitable amount of liquid enhancement to lubricate the tongues of course).

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