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Noisy
11-01-2012, 16:46:49
= 1 (http://xkcd.com/599/)

MDA
11-01-2012, 17:55:32
:lol: I had to look it up.

Lazarus and the Gimp
12-01-2012, 18:23:31
I don't get it.

MDA
12-01-2012, 18:26:47
it's his Erdos number (http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Erd%C5%91s_number)

Provost Harrison
12-01-2012, 20:03:31
Nope...

MDA
12-01-2012, 22:08:26
well, then I guess I don't get it either :lol::drekkus:

Mr. Bas
12-01-2012, 22:29:24
God, that's awful. :beer:

Funko
13-01-2012, 08:37:08
It is about getting an Erdos number of 1, because the hover text mentions Bacon, so that would be about getting a Erdos-Bacon number...

Lazarus and the Gimp
13-01-2012, 17:42:16
Oh. OK.

Lurker
13-01-2012, 18:27:46
Whew.......

Lazarus and the Gimp
13-01-2012, 19:41:48
Now I come to think of it, I'm not sure I could name any scientist-comedians.

zmama
13-01-2012, 19:48:40
Richard Feynman
“Physics is like sex: sure, it may give some practical results, but that's not why we do it.”

“The highest forms of understanding we can achieve are laughter and human compassion.”

MDA
13-01-2012, 19:49:23
as a general rule, our jokes are only funny to other scientists

b. cereus!

harr harr

zmama
13-01-2012, 21:39:02
tssss Siriusly!

Noisy
15-01-2012, 10:53:43
It's a maths joke, not a science joke. Really.

Sorry - my own stupid fault.