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Funny, Life, and Nerd: 13. The true meaning of 42 In The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy, the supercomputer Deep Thought is built by a race of hyper-intelligent alien beings to determine the answer to "life, the universe, and everything Deep Thought determines that the answer is, somewhat anticlimactically, "42." It sounds like a joke, but is there more to this answer? Douglas Adams was an unabashed computer nerd and knew a heck of a lot about programming language and coding. In programming, an asterisk is commonly used to translate as"whatever you want it to be In ASCII language, the most basic computer software, "42" is the desianation for an asterisk. A computer, Deep Thought, was asked what the true meaning of life was, t answered as a computer would. 42 "anything you want it to be." Genius. whitmerule: bananamustang: “The answer to this is very simple,” Adams said. “It was a joke. It had to be a number, an ordinary, smallish number, and I chose that one. Binary representations, base 13, Tibetan monks are all complete nonsense. I sat on my desk, stared in to the garden and thought 42 will do. I typed it out. End of story.” yes… Genius. On the one hand, Douglas Adams is repeatedly on record as saying words to the effect of “Why forty-two? I just thought it was a number that sounded funny. It was a good punchline. I mean, it couldn’t be a round number like fifty or a hundred or really any multiple of ten, it could only be a couple of syllables, it couldn’t be under twenty, it would seem too significant, but it couldn’t be too weird like anything ending with seven. But that all sounds too calculating. I didn’t go through all of those thoughts consciously: I just went for a number that sounded funny.”On the other hand, the author is (quite literally) dead (and WAS a total computer geek), so.
Funny, Life, and Nerd: 13. The true meaning of 42
 In The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy, the
 supercomputer Deep Thought is built by a race of
 hyper-intelligent alien beings to determine the
 answer to "life, the universe, and everything
 Deep Thought determines that the answer is,
 somewhat anticlimactically, "42." It sounds like a
 joke, but is there more to this answer? Douglas
 Adams was an unabashed computer nerd and
 knew a heck of a lot about programming
 language and coding. In programming, an
 asterisk is commonly used to translate
 as"whatever you want it to be In ASCII
 language, the most basic computer software,
 "42" is the desianation for an asterisk. A
 computer, Deep Thought, was asked what the
 true meaning of life was, t answered as a
 computer would. 42 "anything you want it to
 be." Genius.
whitmerule:
bananamustang:
“The answer to this is very simple,” Adams said. “It was a joke. It had to be a number, an ordinary, smallish number, and I chose that one. Binary representations, base 13, Tibetan monks are all complete nonsense. I sat on my desk, stared in to the garden and thought 42 will do. I typed it out. End of story.” yes… Genius.
On the one hand, Douglas Adams is repeatedly on record as saying words to the effect of “Why forty-two? I just thought it was a number that sounded funny. It was a good punchline. I mean, it couldn’t be a round number like fifty or a hundred or really any multiple of ten, it could only be a couple of syllables, it couldn’t be under twenty, it would seem too significant, but it couldn’t be too weird like anything ending with seven. But that all sounds too calculating. I didn’t go through all of those thoughts consciously: I just went for a number that sounded funny.”On the other hand, the author is (quite literally) dead (and WAS a total computer geek), so.

whitmerule: bananamustang: “The answer to this is very simple,” Adams said. “It was a joke. It had to be a number, an ordinary, smallish num...

Ether, Memes, and Forbes: "I like people with depth. I like those who have deep thoughts, fierce passions, dreams, goals, and ambition." What is this life, did I ask to be born here, in this place, at this time. I came here out of the ether, my being materialised through time, a biological process we call it creation. I forget to mention that time is a concept, so is existence. They say I think therefore I am, but am I really here? I'll let you know when I know I'm dead. Are we living lives devoid of spiritually, apathetic mentalities, perpetuating pathetic municipalities, economic realities breeding nothing but fatalities. I have been put here to change this system of living, more than a project page on justgiving, for those who vote away decision, sieving permission to those on a mission & make sure petitions remain a prescription, for hypothetical incisions in political contradiction. They are not right those who we have put in charge, these bloated psychopaths, need bloodbaths, & big gaffs, we kiss ass, they teach more mathematics that they made up, it's time we start fixing up. They steal from us the working people, I feel we have a love for evil. We ask them to control how we exist, by giving away power are you taking from this, the Forbes list should be dismissed, yet we still deify financial bliss. Don't be hopeless, or hope they notice, take back ownership of life we owe this, to all the mothers with starving children, for all those who slave their own occupied lands, while business tycoons rake in thousands of grands, for all the congolese who had severed hands, all women whose vaginas were sold on demand, & for all lives that became bodies sold for their organs, while Rockefellers murdered some poor souls out of boredom. We owe this to ourselves, so spread this message by word of mouth, this planet is nearly finished with, the rich, & we have diminished it. Some will turn their backs trying not to receive it, living a material dream but having to be asleep to believe it. Have I not made myself clear, or you don't care for reality, living in fear, are you going to remove carbon from our atmosphere, or move to a planet in a galaxy near? It's clear the end is near. So present your presence like permanent presents, so the foreseeable future never forgets favour over fortune, because our
Ether, Memes, and Forbes: "I like people with depth. I like those
 who have deep thoughts, fierce
 passions, dreams, goals, and ambition."
What is this life, did I ask to be born here, in this place, at this time. I came here out of the ether, my being materialised through time, a biological process we call it creation. I forget to mention that time is a concept, so is existence. They say I think therefore I am, but am I really here? I'll let you know when I know I'm dead. Are we living lives devoid of spiritually, apathetic mentalities, perpetuating pathetic municipalities, economic realities breeding nothing but fatalities. I have been put here to change this system of living, more than a project page on justgiving, for those who vote away decision, sieving permission to those on a mission & make sure petitions remain a prescription, for hypothetical incisions in political contradiction. They are not right those who we have put in charge, these bloated psychopaths, need bloodbaths, & big gaffs, we kiss ass, they teach more mathematics that they made up, it's time we start fixing up. They steal from us the working people, I feel we have a love for evil. We ask them to control how we exist, by giving away power are you taking from this, the Forbes list should be dismissed, yet we still deify financial bliss. Don't be hopeless, or hope they notice, take back ownership of life we owe this, to all the mothers with starving children, for all those who slave their own occupied lands, while business tycoons rake in thousands of grands, for all the congolese who had severed hands, all women whose vaginas were sold on demand, & for all lives that became bodies sold for their organs, while Rockefellers murdered some poor souls out of boredom. We owe this to ourselves, so spread this message by word of mouth, this planet is nearly finished with, the rich, & we have diminished it. Some will turn their backs trying not to receive it, living a material dream but having to be asleep to believe it. Have I not made myself clear, or you don't care for reality, living in fear, are you going to remove carbon from our atmosphere, or move to a planet in a galaxy near? It's clear the end is near. So present your presence like permanent presents, so the foreseeable future never forgets favour over fortune, because our

What is this life, did I ask to be born here, in this place, at this time. I came here out of the ether, my being materialised through time,...