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When Gauss tells you that he’s lying, he’s telling the truth.


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It only takes Gauss 4 minutes to sing “Aleph-Null Bottles of Beer on the Wall”.


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For Gauss, arithmetic is consistent AND complete.


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There are no Fermat Primes greater than 65,537 because Gauss saw that Fermat was on to something, and well…he put an end to that.


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“Uncountably Infinite” was a phrase coined to explain the intelligence of Gauss.


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Gauss can get to the other side of a Möbius strip.


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Gauss can trisect an angle with a straightedge and compass.


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Gauss never needs the axiom of choice.


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