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Forum topic by distrbd posted 12-12-2013 04:12 PM 864 views 0 times favorited 8 replies Add to Favorites Watch
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12-12-2013 04:12 PM

Found this on another site,I copied and sent it to my son,he almost fell for it, A public school teacher was arrested today at John F. Kennedy International airport as he attempted to board a flight while in possession of a ruler, a protractor, a compass, a slide-rule and a calculator. At a morning press conference, Attorney General Eric Holder said he believes the man is a member of the notorious Al-Gebra movement. He did not identify the man, who has been charged by the FBI with carrying weapons of math instruction. ‘Al-Gebra is a problem for us’, the Attorney General said. ‘They derive solutions by means and extremes, and sometimes go off on tangents in search of absolute values.’ They use secret code names like ‘X’ and ‘Y’ and refer to themselves as ‘unknowns’, but we have determined that they belong to a common denominator of the axis of medieval with coordinates in every country. As the Greek philanderer Isosceles used to say, ‘There are 3 sides to every triangle’. When asked to comment on the arrest, President Obama said, ‘If God had wanted us to have better weapons of math instruction, he would have given us more fingers and toes.’ White House aides told reporters they could not recall a more intelligent or profound statement by the President – It is believed that another Nobel Prize will follow.

-- Ken from Ontario, Canada

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#1 posted 12-12-2013 04:19 PM

Funny stuff Ken

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#2 posted 12-12-2013 04:23 PM

That’s good!

-- Charlie M. "Woodworking - patience = firewood"

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#3 posted 12-12-2013 07:09 PM

Be careful Ken, when directly copying material out of the Tea Party Operations Manual. The tend to get upset at such things… ;-)

-- HorizontalMike -- "Woodpeckers understand..."

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#4 posted 12-12-2013 11:35 PM

It’s alright HM,I’m armed with weapons of math instruction!

-- Ken from Ontario, Canada

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#5 posted 12-12-2013 11:37 PM

Get out the slide rule and attack!

-- HorizontalMike -- "Woodpeckers understand..."

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#6 posted 12-12-2013 11:46 PM

I’m not so sure about all this. I think we need to look at it from all angles first.

-- Mike - Eagle, WI

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#7 posted 12-13-2013 12:37 AM

Thanks man.

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#8 posted 12-13-2013 01:41 AM

Nobel or Noble?

-- BOVILEXIA: The urge to moo at cows from a moving vehicle.

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