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Re: Re: 100,000 posts!
Dr. Stephen Wolfram, Sir, Dr. Steven M. Christensen, Sir, dear contributors to this forum, I (*1950) owe to you my past career in the banking industry. You endowed me with the instruments and techniques to calculate results I only dreamt of before (1967 - 2002). Please continue. With all my reverence, MATTHIAS BODE Las Lomas de Aranjuez Calle Los Molles 4 B COCHABAMBA/BOLIVIA S 17.35775°, W 066.14577° 2'740 m AMSL. CEL: +591-70 71 56 64 TEL: +591-4-445 76 65 LVSABA at HOTMAIL.COM -------------------------------------------------- From: "Jens-Peer Kuska" <kuska at informatik.uni-leipzig.de> Sent: Friday, May 22, 2009 5:51 AM To: <mathgroup at smc.vnet.net> Subject: [mg100069] [mg100065] Re: 100,000 posts! > Hi, > > thanks to you and your work over the 20 years. > > Best regards, looking forward to the next 20 years > Jens > > Steven M. Christensen wrote: >> Hello everyone, >> >> The Mathematica mailing list and newsgroup have been in existence for >> more >> than twenty years now. In January 2005, we past the 50,000 message >> mark. >> Now, in only a little more than four years, we have added another 50,000. >> This is very gratifying to me and I hope that this effort will continue >> to grow and help as many users as possible. >> >> A little personal history. I was honored to be a student and friend >> of Bryce DeWitt, who some of you know was one of the finest theoretical >> physicists of the last 100 years. One of the things he told me back >> in the 70's was >> >> "Make sure all your projects are useful, work that will still be valuable >> to >> others twenty years from now." >> >> I have tried to take this to heart in doing the moderation of this group >> for twenty years and running sunfreeware.com for fifteen years. >> >> It is obvious that Stephen, the folks at Wolfram Research, and many of >> the contributors to this group also follow this philosophy. Thanks to >> all of you. >> >> >> Steve Christensen >> Moderator >> > >