A collection of what passes for humour amongst the jokes, puns and witticisms that find their way into my inbox.
Saturday, February 21, 2015
An MIT linguistics professor was lecturing his class the other day. "In
English," he said, "a double negative forms a positive. However, in some
languages, such as Russian, a double negative remains a negative... But
there isn’t a single language, not one, in which a double positive can
express a negative." A voice from the back of the room piped up, "Yeah,