# Recent content by Vrecknidj

1. ### The Math Thread

(64+4)/(8*2+1) = 68/17 = 4 (900+64)/(30*8+1) = 964/241 = 4 (729+9)/(27*3+1) = 738/82 = 9 Etc. Excel + Time = Solutions
2. ### What do you do when you are depressed?

Me? I suffer when I'm depressed.
3. ### Do you guys ever stop thinking?

Do you guys ever stop thinking? Sometimes.
4. ### Here Is My Life—Some Advice, Please

I'm guessing that you know things about who you were five years ago that have given you insights about errors in judgment you made back then. Also, I'm guessing that some of your interests today are different from what they were five years ago. Five years from now, the same thing will be true...
5. ### Millennials are boring

Just keep watching Danger 5 until your head explodes.
6. ### INTP Honeymoon Period

I'm a 48-year-old INTP, my wife is a 50-year-old INFP, we've been married since I was 21 and she was 23. It's possible.
7. ### How many projects do you have right now?

At least 10. I'm presently teaching 4 courses, and they're all in various stages of work. This also means I'm always reading, grading and planning. I'm working on three books. I'm keeping the accounting/financial records for three adjunct teacher unions. I'm working on planning for a move...
8. ### What is time (discussion)

From what (little) I understand, gravity and matter have been around almost as long as the universe has, and, for however much time elapsed between t=0 and their appearance, their existence was likely implicit in what came before them. So, I don't know that time is a consequence of matter and...
9. ### What is time (discussion)

This makes sense, actually. There's no reason to suppose that quantum entanglement effects would be restricted to pairs of objects happening to be correlated in someone else's timestream.
10. ### Truck Driving?

If I were interested in transportation as a career, I'd get involved with the autonomous vehicles side of things and be one of the people who will make a fortune on self-driving trucks that will come to pass within the next generation.
11. ### How would you define "Human Nature" ?

Scott Peck -- "Human nature is to wet your pants."
12. ### Should INTPs have jobs?

should [shoo d] auxiliary verb 1. simple past tense of shall. 2. (used to express condition): Were he to arrive, I should be pleased. 3. must; ought (used to indicate duty, propriety, or expediency): You should not do that. 4. would (used to make a statement less direct or blunt): I...
13. ### Have you ever lied, conned, or cheated?

Of course. And, naturally, I'm being honest about this right now. :)
14. ### Maybe smart people are the problem

More education leads to higher income. Higher income leads to greater consumption. Greater consumption leads to greater waste. Greater waste is bad. Therefore more education is bad. :)
15. ### the universe is made of information

http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/nova/blogs/physics/2014/04/is-information-fundamental/