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(also known as Spartacus)


See those two pins? Well today I'm going to... stick them in you.


Ok, let me come clean: Mr.Wizard is actually an alias of mine... I'm glad I can finally confess. ― Sjoerd C. de Vries

No, I'm Spatac... I mean, Mr.Wizard! ― R.M

I'm Mr.W, and so's my wife! ― acl


@Spartacus, it was not fixable. ― rcollyer

check again; I just fixed it. :-p ― Spartacus


"This is the internet, where the men are men, the women are men and the children are FBI agents..." ― yoda Dec 18 '11 at 6:06


"My main purpose of being here is in collecting the votes. I'd even go further and say that this is my main purpose in life." ― Leonid Shifrin


"I am making some voodoo dance and invoking the rain God while we talk" ― belisarius


Some people are fortunate. Others get married. ― belisarius


It's not that easy to do the untangling even manually though. – Szabolcs

Maybe you could turn it into a puzzle and let other people do the untangling :-) – Heike

I could make a web based game, and feed all my graphs to the visitors.
SE is a big game, isn't it? :D – Szabolcs


"ListContourPlot crush on simple 5-points data" (Question title)

"Yes, this must be love at first sight."ruebenko


... but I am working with a large body of code written by an incompetent fool (i.e. myself, several years ago...) – Simon Woods


I was tempted to edit your title: "Do rules rule?" But my nose is still bleeding as a result of a limerick. – belisarius


No, but they nowadays let me turn off the lights at night; 24 hours of fluorescence was really starting to make me feral. Brett says I should also mention the tip jar... – Daniel Lichtblau Mar 13 '12 at 20:48


Project Euler


Dec
20
answered Buying a new computer (specifically for Mathematica)
Dec
20
revised Power[__] Pattern works like Level
edited tags
Dec
20
answered Power[__] Pattern works like Level
Dec
19
comment How to execute code on FrontEnd quit?
How did you find {"MenuCommand", "FrontEndQuit"}? I didn't even get that far.
Dec
19
awarded  Enlightened
Dec
19
awarded  Nice Answer
Dec
19
revised Sorting a list with secondary criterion
added 40 characters in body
Dec
19
comment How to define a two-variable sequence?
What is the complete expression that your notation represents?
Dec
19
revised Computing Many Slow I/O Operations
Repost of http://mathematica.stackexchange.com/a/13534/121
Dec
19
comment How to execute a notebook in background
Possible duplicate: (2874)
Dec
19
answered Computing Many Slow I/O Operations
Dec
19
answered How to execute a notebook in background
Dec
19
comment How to execute code on FrontEnd quit?
Theoretically this should be possible by setting the $FrontEnd Option FrontEndEventActions but I don't know the proper Event name for FrontEnd termination.
Dec
19
revised Why some built-in functions are slow
edited tags
Dec
19
revised Total much slower in version 10
edited tags
Dec
19
answered How to share `ChartLegends` among multiple `BoxWhiskerChart`s in `GraphicsGrid`?
Dec
19
comment Drop all powers from multinomial
@Karsten /. Power -> (# &)
Dec
19
comment Function Expectation
How is this related to (67567)?
Dec
18
comment StringCases is Confused with Patterns in Version 10.0.1
Thank you. In which version did this bug first appear?
Dec
18
comment Select a particular rules out of a list
@kguler that appears to hang in a Notebook as well.