Sunday, April 15, 2012

Ghost Humor

Filed under: General — Tags: — m759 @ 10:12 PM

This afternoon's post Tally quotes "Day-O,"
a song performed, notably, in the 1988 film

More merriment —

Tummler  Lou Goldstein died at 90 on April 2, 2012,
according to this evening's online New York Times .

In his honor, figures from a Sept. 17, 2009, post


See also "Boo Boo Boo."

Those not amused by tummler  humor may prefer
a post from the date of Goldstein's death
related to the object viewed above by the fictional
symbologist Robert Langdon.

Saturday, March 10, 2012

Boo Boo Boo*

Filed under: General — Tags: , — m759 @ 3:33 PM

Academics today—

Home Page of Steven Z. Levine
(A.B., A.M., Ph.D., all at Harvard University, 1968-1974)—

IMAGE-Bryn Mawr home page of Professor Steven Z. Levine

(Click to enlarge.)

Note that Levine states forthrightly that he won Third Prize for Bad Writing
from the international journal Philosophy and Literature  in 1998.

* Stanley H. Kaplan, mnemonic for “square root of two.”
On the void — See this morning’s post and “Is Nothing Sacred?

Saturday, September 5, 2009

Saturday September 5, 2009

Filed under: General,Geometry — Tags: — m759 @ 10:31 PM
For the
Burning Man

'The Stars My Destination,' current edition (with cover slightly changed)

(Cover slightly changed.)

Background —

Part I:

Sophists (August 20th)

Part II:


Escher's 'Verbum'

Escher's Verbum

Solomon's Cube

Part III:

From August 25th

Equilateral triangle on a cube, each side's length equal to the square root of two

"Boo, boo, boo,
  square root of two.

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