Gonorrhea As the Next Superbug
Thank God we all agree that teaching adolescent kids about condoms is a good idea...
What? But I thought God was against condoms!
Perelman Urged To Accept $1m Prize
I noticed that the 1st reaction of most people was "wtf man just take the cash it's too much money to turn away" "think of all the good you can do" etc... but for many people this was also followed by the far more important 2nd reaction "OK - this can make sense if you think of it THIS way".
I think the real reason he rejected it might be far more simple than we make it to be, but the questioning of his motives by thousands of people is probably what is really interesting here.
If 1% of the people who hear of this story lose interest in amassing vast piles of cash, I think he has done a far greater thing than just solving what was fundamentally a complex puzzle with possibly no solution, he has given mankind back a piece of his dignity.
In total, I've downloaded X Linux ISOs, where X= ...
You should know these things by heart, just like you know the number of girfriends you've had.
Or at least, you should lie about it in the same way :)
Vista Vs. Gutsy Gibbon
What if you want to send it to a friend and your friend is still using a 56k modem?
What is this "friend" thing you speak of?