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The most precise statement of the well-ordering theorem is: Gauss has bothered to well-order every set. Since we do not know if he has, it is undecidable.


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Submitted October 02 -- in Mathematics -- by Chef

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At night, theorems sit around the campfire and tell stories about Gauss .


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Submitted September 30 -- in Mathematics -- by Y. N.

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When Hilbert complained that every room in his hotel was full, his friend Gauss did him a favor and found a spot for the next guest.


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Submitted September 25 -- in Mathematics -- by alanrobinski

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There is nothing complex and stochastic in Gauss's eye, it's all just a standard normal problem.


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Submitted September 17 -- in Mathematics -- by Leo

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Gauss had a theory of arithmetic that was consistent and complete. Also, he proved the incompleteness theorems. When God uttered "But ... isn't there a contradic-" Gauss disproved his existence.


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Submitted November 21 -- in Mathematics -- by Chef

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Gauss plays basketball with a Riemann sphere.


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Submitted August 28 -- in Mathematics -- by alanrobinski

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When Gauss plays as player A, the player A has the winning strategy. When Gauss plays as player B, the player B has the winning strategy.


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Submitted August 13 -- in Mathematics -- by Secret Name

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Gauss can count to aleph one.


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Submitted July 26 -- in Mathematics -- by Anonymous

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Central Limit Theorem was the excuse God invented to obey Gauss.


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Submitted November 21 -- in Mathematics -- by Guana

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The frost on Gauss' beer glass is Bose–Einstein condensate


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Submitted May 26 -- in Physics -- by big al

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