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Re: ANN: the first million prime numbers in XML format
- From: Nicholas Sushkin <email@example.com>
- To: firstname.lastname@example.org
- Date: Fri, 06 Jul 2012 15:38:34 -0400
But although some numbers are more special than others, the property of being special is not transitive, therefore there are no "least special" numbers.
Regarding "Re: ANN: the first million prime numbers in XML format",
on Friday, July 06, 2012 16:58:47,
Michael Kay wrote to email@example.com
> >>> Er, pardon me for asking, but what's so special about prime numbers?
> All numbers are equally special.
> Proof: suppose that some numbers are more special than others. Then
> there must be a set of numbers that are the least special of all; and
> one of these must be the lowest such number. This number would be rather
> special. Contradiction.
> Michael Kay
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