I equalled the Swype record on my first try on my BlackBerry Bold despite the tricky latin words in the message you're supposed to type. By my 3rd or 4th try I was beating it by a huge margin... And again, I'm not going to pretend to be a particularly amazing typist, I'm just an average BlackBerry typist.
x-1 in base x is 1
Only for x=2
10-1 in base 10 is 9, for example.
If you believe in god, why would the existence of aliens prove that god doesn't exist?
No, no, you misunderstand. This would destroy one's belief in the church. It was clearly a flying church, which is not a very easy thing to believe, therefore endangering one's belief in it
Economics is extremely useful as a form of employment for economists. -- John Kenneth Galbraith