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Old 27th October 2017, 08:56 AM   #104
dann
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Originally Posted by theprestige View Post
You haven't tested the number in 30 years. How can you be so sure you remember it correctly?
Old phone bills, for instance? Old notebooks? Other old papers?
Why are you so hard to convince that things like old phone numbers, even other people's that you would call frequently, won't stick in your memory till your dying day?
Do you forget your passwords all the time? Does your memory of your passwords change from day to day?
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"Stupidity renders itself invisible by assuming very large proportions. Completely unreasonable claims are irrefutable. Ni-en-leh pointed out that a philosopher might get into trouble by claiming that two times two makes five, but he does not risk much by claiming that two times two makes shoe polish." B. Brecht
"The abolition of religion as the illusory happiness of the people is required for their real happiness. The demand to give up the illusion about its condition is the demand to give up a condition which needs illusions." K. Marx

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