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    I agree that the weapon is not a sword. Besides...

    I agree that the weapon is not a sword. Besides being impossibly posed, it seems to be some sort of spiked whip - perhaps it would considered a variant of a flail.

    On the other hand, one can ask...
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    Pirsig was almost certainly making a playfull...

    Pirsig was almost certainly making a playfull reference to Suzuki, a point which I hadn't noticed before.

    ZAMM is important enough as literature, and spent enough time on the best seller lists,...
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    Personally, I very much like "Zen Flesh, Zen...

    Personally, I very much like "Zen Flesh, Zen Bones" and "Zen and the art of Motorcycle Maintenence", which is the original book with that prefix.

    However, neither one provides what one could call...
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    Differentiation is fun, and easy. There are so...

    Differentiation is fun, and easy. There are so many ways to catagorize things. But when I set out to derive the formula for the area of a circle, it seemed that what I needed was an antiderivative....
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    The best source that I know of is the AGA chapter...

    The best source that I know of is the AGA chapter and club listing - http://www.usgo.org/usa/chapclub.asp.

    One can also play it online. If you want to go that route, and have never played before,...
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    I am an American, and I've heard of George...

    I am an American, and I've heard of George Washington's hatchet, but not his hammer.

    But hammer or hatchet, I would respect it as a historical artifact, and refrain from using it for that reason....
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    In Japanese counting prisoners are repatriated....

    In Japanese counting prisoners are repatriated. This can (effectively) make the score negative, especially in handicap games. I'm trying to remember if I ever encountered a game in which both sides...
  8. Thread: Arm Pain...

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    I have had very similar symptoms. Google "cubital...

    I have had very similar symptoms. Google "cubital tunnel syndrome". Basically irritation to the ulnar nerve just below the elbow/funnybone. Is the second most common form of RSI. Inflamation leads to...
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