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    Quantum mechanics and foo...

    okay foo...



    Quantum mechanics = makes no sense.


    foo = also, no sense makes.




    So... since foo appears to be based on basically the same principle as what ever it is that governs the quantum world, I was hoping that 'maybe' some of you could help to explain wtf is going on with the quantum particles being able to know wtf is going on in the world around them - so that they are able to behave accordingly..


    Please to help us sort this out - for those of us who need stuff sorted out. okay, thank you so much.

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    No quantum mechanics actually makes complete sense. I believe Foo is actually based on chaos theory.

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    A post on foo is like Schr÷dinger's cat. As long as the post is unread, it is in a superposition of all states ranging from "nonsensical gibberish" to "universal truth".

    Once the post is read, the superposition collapses into a definite state -- usually toward the "nonsensical gibberish" end of the spectrum, although everything is possible (if not probable).

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    Hey, you got your carbon nanotubes in my wormhole again!!!!!
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    Quote Originally Posted by Indy_Rider View Post
    No quantum mechanics actually makes complete sense.
    I agree. Nothing about quantum mechanics makes complete sense.
    The search for inner peace continues...

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    Quote Originally Posted by red house View Post
    okay foo...



    Quantum mechanics = makes no sense.


    foo = also, no sense makes.




    So... since foo appears to be based on basically the same principle as what ever it is that governs the quantum world, I was hoping that 'maybe' some of you could help to explain wtf is going on with the quantum particles being able to know wtf is going on in the world around them - so that they are able to behave accordingly..


    Please to help us sort this out - for those of us who need stuff sorted out. okay, thank you so much.
    Quantam mechanics is God playing a good joke on all the physicists....now you see it, now you don't. Or to name it something a lot of us with kids can understand...peekaboo...peekaboo.

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    I thought the platypus was God's attempt at humour.
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    Quote Originally Posted by colorider View Post
    Phobias are for irrational fears. Fear of junk ripping badgers is perfectly rational. Those things are nasty.

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    Quote Originally Posted by jsharr View Post
    I thought the platypus was God's attempt at humour.
    That's for us normal foosters....I know its strange to hear, but we are not scientists.

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    Quote Originally Posted by ModoVincere View Post
    That's for us normal foosters....I know its strange to hear, but we are not scientists.
    speak for yourself.

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    Quote Originally Posted by colorider View Post
    Phobias are for irrational fears. Fear of junk ripping badgers is perfectly rational. Those things are nasty.

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    When do we get to travel through time?

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    Quote Originally Posted by Shadiyah View Post
    When do we get to travel through time?
    Are you in a hurry to get somewhere?

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    Quote Originally Posted by ModoVincere View Post
    Are you in a hurry to get somewhere?
    No, but it would be interesting to revisit former lives.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Shadiyah View Post
    No, but it would be interesting to revisit former lives.


    sorry shadiyah... but this thread is a no eastern/new agey/pseudo-scientific zone. Only discussion of foo and actual quantum craziness allowed. okay.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Shadiyah View Post
    No, but it would be interesting to revisit former lives.
    better former lives than former liver...
    The search for inner peace continues...

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    Quote Originally Posted by red house View Post
    sorry shadiyah... but this thread is a no eastern/new agey/pseudo-scientific zone. Only discussion of foo and actual quantum craziness allowed. okay.
    Well that isn't very fooish!

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    Quote Originally Posted by Shadiyah View Post
    Well that isn't very fooish!
    he's working on the dosages Shadiya....don't let him bother you too much.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Shadiyah View Post
    When do we get to travel through time?
    I travel through time on a regular basis...at a rate of 3600 seconds per hour.

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    Quote Originally Posted by deraltekluge View Post
    I travel through time on a regular basis...at a rate of 3600 seconds per hour.
    Have you ever made time stand still?

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    Quote Originally Posted by Shadiyah View Post
    Have you ever made time stand still?
    My job has.

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    Hehe! ^^


    Quantum Physics at its best:


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    Quote Originally Posted by ModoVincere View Post
    My job has.
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    San Jose has to be the most boring place I've ever been. And I live in Ohio.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Shadiyah View Post
    Hehe! ^^


    Quantum Physics at its best:

    ah, the ill-fated Schwinn nerd accelerator. Some great minds and crappy bikes were killed in that thing.
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    Quote Originally Posted by colorider View Post
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    It makes perfect sense.

    You know what I want?

    A quantum paycheck. You know, one that arrives before you even knew it was coming and you don't have to work for it. That would rawk.
    You rise, you fall, you down, then you rise again
    What don't kill you make you more strong
    You rise, you fall, you down, then you rise again
    What don't kill you make you more strong

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    Its all about the tubes man.. and particles and waves. Maybe Tommikat Schr÷dinger will shed some light (Tom Stomcrowe's lol name incidentally)

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