Tuesday, May 17, 2005

Fermat's Last Theorem 'Disproved'

This story from the Manila Times is a good illustration, in a mathematical context, of how sarcasm doesn't travel well, especially between cultures.

For those who aren't getting it...Wiles's response isn't 100% serious.

1 comment:

Andrei Formiga said...

Wow... it's hard to miss the humor there.

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