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#2138 - 07/01/00 05:39 AM Re: googled
Loc: Bharuch ( try figuring where i...
Just a final word on numbers...
well, lets see... how do i explain it.
just like a googol is 1 followed by 100 zeros,
a googolplex is 1 followed by a googol zeros.
In other words (read numbers....),
like googol=10^100 (^= raised to the power of)
sorry if it's a but technical. Just a clarification.
#2139 - 07/05/00 04:59 AM Re: googled
as I recall, back in the days when the UK still treated a billion as 1 plus 12 zeros, "milliard" was Brit-speak for 1 plus 9 zeros.
#2140 - 07/12/00 12:03 PM Re: billion
Loc: Somewhere outside New York
> Looking at the pictures I think that Richard Branson has a much nicer beard. I did read somewhere that it is impossible
to be successful in the USA if you have a beard.
Own up those who proudly possess a beard. Rubrick? Twusm (I think not), David 108 ...
Whoa! I just stumbled on this now (I've been away since June 20th). Nope. No beard - never have and probably never will. Just some occasional stubble from lack of regular shaving. Every girlfriend I have ever had has disliked beards so I humoured them and kept a clean jaw. I suppose that's incentive for never growing one in the future!!!
#2141 - 07/12/00 12:14 PM Re: beards
I'm so-oo disappointed. Even worse - wrong on evey count!
#2142 - 07/12/00 06:30 PM Re: beards
Loc: Louisville, Kentucky
Apparently this thread has twisted into beards...
At any rate, here is one point where Jo and I disagree:
keep thyself unshaven, 'Brick Dear. The better to be seen and caressed!
I have, on a few occasions, kissed a
bush-face--most unpleasant!! Prickly!! Ick.
#2143 - 07/15/00 01:13 PM Re: beards
i have a beard
#2144 - 07/15/00 02:40 PM Re: beards
Loc: lower upstate New York
no beard have i
#2145 - 07/15/00 03:08 PM Re: beers
AnnaStrophic (note the respectful capitals)
from whence your wisdom?!
i have a beer
#2146 - 07/15/00 05:45 PM Re: beards
#2147 - 07/16/00 03:37 PM Re: beers
Loc: Auckland, New Zealand
No beard have I, but of another's beer would I willingly partake.
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