Thursday, March 13, 2014

Smart jokes?

Smart jokes?  Friend and reader Simon M. passes along these “20 Jokes That Only Intellectuals Will Understand”.  That's more than a little pretentious, but there are some funny ones in the collection.  One oldie-but-goodie that's geek-friendly:
Why do engineers confuse Halloween and Christmas?
Because Oct 31 = Dec 25.
Translation: 31 base 8 (OCTal) equals 25 base 10 (DECimal).
Here's one I hadn't seen before:
Entropy isn't what it used to be.

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