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    Best Mathematician

    In your opinion, who is the best mathematician in the 21st century?
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    Re: Best Mathematician

    Jethro Bodine-Clampett
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    Re: Best Mathematician

    Quote Originally Posted by harpazo View Post
    In your opinion, who is the best mathematician in the 21st century?
    This century is too young to say any thing about the 'best'.
    In the twentieth century I think an argument can be made for R.L. Moore.
    SEE HERE.
    Last edited by Plato; Mar 12th 2019 at 08:13 PM.
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    Re: Best Mathematician

    Does Richard Garfield count?
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    Re: Best Mathematician

    Quote Originally Posted by Monoxdifly View Post
    Does Richard Garfield count?
    Yes...he can count up to 20 (using fingers and toes)!
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    Re: Best Mathematician

    Quote Originally Posted by DenisB View Post
    Yes...he can count up to 20 (using fingers and toes)!
    I use base 20 to count the number of graduates as they go across the stage. I figure that's the most efficient way to use your fingers and toes.

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    Re: Best Mathematician

    Quote Originally Posted by DenisB View Post
    Yes...he can count up to 20 (using fingers and toes)!
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    Re: Best Mathematician

    Quote Originally Posted by romsek View Post
    One of the less appreciated actors in recent times.

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    Re: Best Mathematician

    Guess no one here is a TCG player.
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    Re: Best Mathematician

    What, you are not including me on the list?
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    Re: Best Mathematician

    Quote Originally Posted by HallsofIvy View Post
    What, you are not including me on the list?
    YES....you're their shoeshiner!
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    Re: Best Mathematician

    Rene Dekart to my opinion
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    Re: Best Mathematician

    Quote Originally Posted by dawsonstyle View Post
    Rene Dekart to my opinion
    You mean Rene Descarte?

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    Re: Best Mathematician

    Quote Originally Posted by topsquark View Post
    You mean Rene Descarte?
    It's Descartes !

    Directly translates to Somecards
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    Re: Best Mathematician

    Quote Originally Posted by DenisB View Post
    It's Descartes !

    Directly translates to Somecards
    No fair! The "s" got cut off. "Your" just being mean!

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