Monthly Archives: April 2004

My Claim to Fame


On Wednesday night when I was walking back from orchestra, some journalist stopped me and asked me to give a quote for the newspaper. He asked whether I would rather be in class or at the beach on such a … Continue reading

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Primes apparently come in arbitrarily long arithmetic progressions. Unfortunately, I can’t understand the paper. It is an amazing result, but I guess I can never understand proofs of big theorems.

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Insomnia


Procrastination gives me insomnia, although I’m not sure why. I solved the problems on my 201 midterm yesterday, and I only needed to do writeups (which I didn’t feel like doing yesterday). I thought that writing up solutions wouldn’t take … Continue reading

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I thought something interesting had happened over the past week, but now I can’t think of anything interesting at all. Well, I did get three new math books, so that was good. Ah, but one very interesting thing this week … Continue reading

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I finally managed to convince my fountain pen to work. So now I need to learn how to use it. I suppose the best way to learn how to use it just to use it a lot. I imagine a … Continue reading

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I Am Infinitely Clever


But people keep telling me that I am not creative, which must mean that I know everything since creativity is simply a substitute for knowledge. How can one be creative at all if one knows everything? Then there’s nothing left … Continue reading

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Computer Bug


For some reason, I can’t acccess http://www.livejournal.com from my computer, but I can access 66.150.15.150, which is its IP address. Therefore, I can still use LiveJournal, but it’s a pain to do so since I have to type in links … Continue reading

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