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MATHEMATICIANS DISCOVER LARGEST NUMBER

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From: iowahawk Numbers in the News MATHEMATICIANS DISCOVER LARGEST NUMBER Stimulus: artist’s conception PALO ALTO, CA – An international mathematics research team announced today that they had discovered a new integer that surpasses any previously known value “by a totally mindblowing shitload.” Project director Yujin Xiao of Stanford University said the theoretical number, dubbed a “stimulus,” could lead to breakthroughs in fields as diverse as astrophysics, quantum mechanics, and Chicago asphalt contracting. “Unlike previous large numbers like the Googleplex or the Bazillionty, the Stimulus has no static numerical definition,” said…read more

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More Than a Two-Person Race

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From: FAIR Media Advisory More Than a Two-Person Race Corporate media largely ignore other presidential candidates While the major-party race for the White House has been the subject of broad media attention for more than a year, the corporate media have mostly ignored at least four substantial third-party and independent candidates for the presidency. Green Party candidate Cynthia McKinney and Libertarian candidate Bob Barr are both former congressmembers from the state of Georgia. Their presence in the White House race, along with independent candidate Ralph Nader and Constitution Party candidate…read more

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Dead goldfish offered the vote in Illinois

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(Voter irregularities in Chicago? Who would have thought. -RS) From: Yahoo! NewsBy CARLA K. JOHNSON, Associated Press CHICAGO – The only “agent of change” Princess ever supported was the person who freshened the water in her fishbowl. So election officials in Chicago’s northern suburbs want to know why voter registration material was sent to the dead goldfish. “I am just stunned at the level of people compromising the integrity of the voting process,” said Lake County Clerk Willard Helander, a Republican, who said she has spotted problems with nearly 1,000…read more

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