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The Math-iest Math Joke

What does the "B" stand for?

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Charlie Martin

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October 30, 2013 - 1:30 pm

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Q: What does the “B” in Benoit B. Mandelbrot stand for?
A: Benoit B. Mandelbrot.

Charlie Martin writes on science, health, culture and technology for PJ Media. Follow his 13 week diet and exercise experiment on Facebook and at PJ Lifestyle

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I still like the one about the sons of the squaw of the Hippopotamus.
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Previous favourite nerd joke was
Q Why did the Mobius strip cross the road?
A To get to the other si...err, oh
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Actual definition found in a dictionary of computer terms -

RECURSION: See "Recursion."
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I still like the one about the sons of the squaw of the Hippopotamus.
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That's pretty funny, Sheldon!
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Did you hear about the constipated mathematician? He worked it out with a pencil.
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That would call for pencil and paper...
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That is fractally funny!
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I'm more mathematician than most and I don't get it, I'm afraid.
How did the math teacher trick the track coach? Challenged her to one lap around the Moebius strip...
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Now THAT was funny!
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Luckily, *I* enjoy my sense of humor.
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If only we enjoyed it ....
;-)
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Get yer own jokes.
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"I'm more mathematician than most and I don't get it, I'm afraid."

Hint, fractals are recursive. :-P I thought it was funny.
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Howdy StereoSpace
Some gags are a bit specialized. Like the urologists' motto, "easy come, easy go."
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I think my Fractal is fractured.
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Pray to Gautama to forgive you and feed the starving pygmies in New Guinea.

;)
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Mr Gautama, he DAID.
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