Book mixing math and crochet wins Bri...

Book mixing math and crochet wins Britain's award for oddest book title

There are 8 comments on the abclocal.go.com story from Mar 26, 2010, titled Book mixing math and crochet wins Britain's award for oddest book title . In it, abclocal.go.com reports that:

A book charting the frontier between handicrafts and geometry on Friday won Britain's quirkiest literary award, the Diagram Prize for year's oddest book title.

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KarmaHalo

“Karmas!”

Since: Feb 10

KarmaVille

#1 Mar 26, 2010
This might be something Victor/Victoria might want to check out!LOL

“frequently laughing”

Since: Apr 09

Hotel California

#2 Mar 26, 2010
KarmaHalo wrote:
This might be something Victor/Victoria might want to check out!LOL
What is with the insult?

“I'm not listening.”

Since: Feb 10

Coxsackie, NY

#3 Mar 26, 2010
Always Wary wrote:
<quoted text>What is with the insult?
LOL, it thought we wouldn't see this!

“RIP Eric Medlen FC#4 1973-2007”

Since: Aug 08

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#4 Mar 26, 2010
Oneluckygal wrote:
<quoted text>LOL, it thought we wouldn't see this!
It thought wrong!

“Maiden of Mayhem”

Since: May 08

OMFUG

#5 Mar 26, 2010
This especially applies when crocheting hyperbolic items.

You basically create a plane curve that has two branches formed by the intersection of a plane with both halves of a right circular cone at an angle parallel to the axis of the cone. And VOILA!! you have the perfect shower scrubbie...

http://images4.ravelry.com/uploads/timaryp/73...

“Mess with me.”

Since: Dec 09

I like it.

#6 Mar 26, 2010
KarmaHalo wrote:
This might be something Victor/Victoria might want to check out!LOL
Someone who's being tolerated and ignored shouldn't be insulting people after they've had their first banning...just sayin it could happen for good next time...

“behind curtain #1”

Since: Jul 08

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#8 Mar 26, 2010
If I knew I was going to have to crochet in math class,I would of taken home economics instead.
Parden pard

Bethlehem, PA

#9 Mar 26, 2010
I was gonna enter,"when scrubbing a horses ass, does it really compute"?,,(oh well, maybe next year)

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