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Old 01-07-2012, 09:31 PM   #581
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Good thread!

I always thought that cooks/chefs eat everything but I was wrong.
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Old 01-07-2012, 11:10 PM   #582
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I said the same thing to him, and then he proceeded to take me out to lunch at his favorite burger joint.
That was tricksy of you...

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Old 01-08-2012, 08:09 AM   #583
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Fractal. That's the word. I couldn't think of it. Very nifty.
Fractal is the term used for that percentage of interest, etc., that is dropped and not paid out to the recipient. Banks make a lot of money on fractals.
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Old 01-08-2012, 10:01 AM   #584
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fractals are the reason we have small cell phones.
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Old 01-08-2012, 11:09 AM   #585
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fractals are the reason we have small cell phones.
And why I keep pennies in a sock under my bed!!
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Old 01-08-2012, 11:38 AM   #586
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Fractal is the term used for that percentage of interest, etc., that is dropped and not paid out to the recipient. Banks make a lot of money on fractals.
This is the kind of Fractal I was talking about: Mandelbrot Set Spirals
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Old 01-08-2012, 12:30 PM   #587
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Oh--I thought you meant the ones that equal cash in the bank!
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Old 01-08-2012, 12:48 PM   #588
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Oh--I thought you meant the ones that equal cash in the bank!
What do I know about cash in the bank?
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Old 01-08-2012, 01:14 PM   #589
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What do I know about cash in the bank?
I hear that! Every month, I put a bunch of money in the bank, only to watch as it's pulled right back out by all my creditors. At the end of the month, I'm right back where I started!
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Old 01-08-2012, 02:09 PM   #590
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Fractal is the term used for that percentage of interest, etc., that is dropped and not paid out to the recipient. Banks make a lot of money on fractals.
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This is the kind of Fractal I was talking about: Mandelbrot Set Spirals
I too was referring to the partial dimensional numbers such as related to Mandelbrot. I had never heard of any financial meaning of the word.
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