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Monthly Archives: October 2002

Poker Night 9PM

From: “Gonj”
To: poker-night
Subject: Poker Night 9PM
Date: Wed, 30 Oct 2002 04:38:50 -0500
A wise man once said that he who avoids vices will be happy and live a long
life.  I think he was full of shit.  Classes are sucking for everyone.  This
results in a lot of really cranky students who tool too much, never get out,
and [...]

Poker Night

To: poker-night
Subject: Poker Night
Date: Wed, 23 Oct 2002 04:00:46 -0400
From: Gonda
As the sun slowly sets in the west, many a person invokes the name of the Buddha Amida that they may attain perfect happiness in the next life…
Unfortunatley, for these poor souls, the next life is not hand….only the daunting prospects of another week spent [...]

Poker Night Wednesday 9pm (tonight…)

To: poker-night
Subject: Poker Night Wednesday 9pm (tonight…)
Date: Wed, 23 Oct 2002 02:24:11 -0400
From: Matthew M.
The Media is abuzz about the MIT Blackjack team, which wired reported
taped hundreds of thousands of dollars to their tuxedoes and waltzed
into casinos across Vegas taking all their money. A book, a Wired article,
a planned movie. Better reception than even Negroponte [...]


To: poker-night
Subject: Poker TONIGHT
Date: Wed, 16 Oct 2002 17:51:48 -0400
From: Matthew M.
My friends (some who are mathematicians) -
Well, I wake up in the morning, and fold my hands and pray for rain.
And the rain, the wind beginning to howl. Think about that girl who won’t
be back no more (she was working in a topless place)? [...]

A Public Service Announcement…

Date: Wed, 9 Oct 2002 08:07:16 -040
Subject: A Public Service Announcement…
From: Gonj
To: poker-night
…Brought to you by the EECS cheepskates who run 6.111…
It was a dark and dreary day as the tired, grumpy, hungry student
stared out the window…just as he was about to give up all hope he had
a vision of Stateman, lord of the fsms:
thursday [...]

yup…it’s wednesday

Date: Wed, 02 Oct 2002 04:36:32 -0400
From: Gonj
To: poker-night
Subject: yup…it’s wednesday
Behold all ye salt of the earth….
The heavens are exploding….
The planets are aligning…
All the lights in the Green Building have been extinguished…
Oh…wait….it’s not the end of the world just the middle of another
agonizing week full of toil, tooling and temerity (sue me if I’m punchy
but [...]