Posts Categorized: Think Geek

Math Meme’s

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Occasionally you will see simple math problems posted on Facebook or other social networks with problems that look easy to solve, but test your understanding of algebraic operators.  One such post is: 3 + 3 x 3 – 3 + 3 = This was asked today and there were several results that came back.   The… Read more »

Cold fire hydrant and other winter adventures.

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When I started this blog four years ago, my very first post The Long and Winding Road was the story of the journey of an Earthworm I encountered on my daily lunch time walks. Those walks have gone by the wayside as my lunch is spent, fingers typing away, learning more about the world around… Read more »

Balance

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bal·ance /ˈbaləns/ Noun: An even distribution of weight enabling someone or something to remain upright and steady. Verb: Keep or put (something) in a steady position so that it does not fall: “a mug that she balanced on her knee”. When my brain got going this morning, it was churning on this week’s American politics:… Read more »

Photo Sharing — a Rant

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We love our social networking…  Let me count the ways (and in no particular order): Google+, Facebook, Plurk, Twitter, Model Mayhem, My Space (yea, I still have a My Space account) and of course, being a photographer Flickr. We love our different social nets for various reasons and frequently our friends are with us in… Read more »

Sports Geek — Who should Kentucky get for their next coach?

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Today the University of Kentucky athletic department and the men’s basketball head coach, Billy Gillispie separated ways. The separation was announced at a 4:30pm press conference after several days of speculation. You can follow the Lexington Herald-Leader’s coverage here! There are numerous reasons why they needed to part ways but they can all be summed… Read more »

Think Geek — Understanding the Geek Mind

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A lot of people get laughs from CBS’s “The Big Bang Theory” where an apartment full of “geeks” have their adventures with their neighbor, an attractive “normal” woman. Stereotypes aside (the geeks are portrayed as nerds, the woman a blond), the show does have a lot of good wit based around geeks fascination with speaking… Read more »

Update on “The Worm”

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I went on my walk today and while nearly a week has passed since I pondered the future of the earth worm. Well the sidewalk was clear. I can only assume it made it to its destination. I will never know if that destination was the other side of the sidewalk or dinner for the… Read more »