On 12/16/13 6:48 PM, Port563 wrote: > "Jens Stuckelberger"<Jens_Stuckelberger@nowhere.net> wrote in message > news:email@example.com... >> On Sun, 15 Dec 2013 16:59:54 +0000, Port563 wrote: >> >>> I participated in sci.math a long time ago. Now, I am older and >>> rustier, and my rust has rust. >>> >>> When I was last by this way, Prof. Lounesto had passed (in 2002), alas. >>> >>> And James Harris (of FLT infamy) was still busy polluting the group all >>> too regularly. >>> >>> Only a few familiar names now - I note that the patient and tireless >>> Arturo Magidin is still here. What happened to JSH, Arturo? >>> >>> Did JSH apologize or retract, or just fade away? >> >> Why bring this up now? Do you want him back? Are you guys nuts? > > Good questions. > > 1. Idle curiosity. > > 2. No. And having now seen him comfortably settled in the blogosphere, free > from pesky people who kept finding gaping holes in his "proofs" (sic), I > don't think there's any prospect of an n+1'th Coming.
Too bad, in a way. It looks as if James is about to break his streak of threatening to have me fired. He did so in 2004, 2007, and 2010, but it looks as if 2013 will pass without another one.
Rick > > 3. Not usually, but can't speak for the rest. > >