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Old 24th September 2016, 10:21 AM   #3281
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Originally Posted by abaddon View Post
No, it isn't. That level of precision is not the easiest thing to do.

Do you really have so little clue of the real world?

Are you really so incognisent of the actual scientific and engineering effort involved?

Do you really believe that your smart phone sprang from the womb, freeborn and fully formed?

It is often said that we stand upon the shoulders of giants. You want to slay the giants.

And please do not cite the biblical baloney of David vs. Goliath. It's a fairy tale.
The answers , if honest, would be: yes, yes, mostly, yes.
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Old 24th September 2016, 10:25 AM   #3282
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Originally Posted by Bjarne View Post
Do you know the planet is not round?
We all do - assuming you mean perfectly round - but it is way more round than it is square!!!!! or pyramidal!!!!!!! or hexagonal!!!!!(etc.)!!!!!

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Old 26th September 2016, 09:04 AM   #3284
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