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#### DoctorBeaver

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##### The waiter knows your age!
« on: 24/04/2007 12:48:31 »

Don't tell me your age; you probably wouldn't tell the truth anyway - but the waiter may know.

YOUR AGE BY DINER & RESTAURANT MATHS

DON'T CHEAT BY SCROLLING DOWN FIRST!

It takes less than a minute.  Work this out as you read:-

Be sure you don't read the bottom until you've worked it out.

This is not one of those waste of time things, it's fun (actually, it IS a waste of time, but it's still fun).

1. First of all, pick the number of times a week that you would like to eat out.
(more than once but less than 10)

2. Multiply this number by 2

4. Multiply it by 50

6. Now subtract the four digit year in which you were born.

You should now have a three digit number.

The first digit of this was your original number. (i.e. how many times you said you want to eat out in a week.)

The next two numbers are...

« Last Edit: 24/04/2007 12:52:34 by DoctorBeaver »

#### Ben6789

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##### The waiter knows your age!
« Reply #1 on: 24/04/2007 13:13:06 »
cool

#### neilep

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##### The waiter knows your age!
« Reply #2 on: 24/04/2007 14:24:38 »
Whilst I did all those calculations the food the waiter brought me went cold !....hruumpth!!

#### Ben6789

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##### The waiter knows your age!
« Reply #3 on: 24/04/2007 16:08:37 »
lol nice one neil.

#### Karen W.

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##### The waiter knows your age!
« Reply #4 on: 24/04/2007 18:05:03 »

Don't tell me your age; you probably wouldn't tell the truth anyway - but the waiter may know.

YOUR AGE BY DINER & RESTAURANT MATHS

DON'T CHEAT BY SCROLLING DOWN FIRST!

It takes less than a minute.  Work this out as you read:-

Be sure you don't read the bottom until you've worked it out.

This is not one of those waste of time things, it's fun (actually, it IS a waste of time, but it's still fun).

1. First of all, pick the number of times a week that you would like to eat out. = 3
(more than once but less than 10)

2. Multiply this number by 2x3=6

4. Multiply it by 50x11=550

6. Now subtract the four digit year in which you were born.2306-1960=346

You should now have a three digit number. yes 346

The first digit of this was your original number. (i.e. how many times you said you want to eat out in a week.) yes correct..3 times.LOL

The next two numbers are...

YOUR AGE! 46 wholly crude .. how do they do this stuff...LOL! That is exactly correct!! LOL

That was fun and way cool!! LOL

#### Carolyn

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##### The waiter knows your age!
« Reply #5 on: 24/04/2007 18:14:27 »
AMAZING!!!  It was right on!  It said I was 21.

#### Mirage

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##### The waiter knows your age!
« Reply #6 on: 24/04/2007 18:20:13 »
I spun out, I thought it was saying that I was 2. It's ok now

#### Karen W.

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##### The waiter knows your age!
« Reply #7 on: 24/04/2007 18:35:30 »
mine was exactly my age!

#### Carolyn

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##### The waiter knows your age!
« Reply #8 on: 24/04/2007 18:39:35 »
mine was exactly my age!

Mine was too......21.

#### Karen W.

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« Reply #9 on: 24/04/2007 19:50:41 »
mine was 46..

#### Seany

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##### The waiter knows your age!
« Reply #10 on: 24/04/2007 20:16:50 »
This was awesome! Mine came to 313 heehee!

#### Karen W.

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« Reply #11 on: 25/04/2007 05:46:50 »
This was awesome! Mine came to 313 heehee!

It worked well like MY NEW HIGH SPEED INTERNET SERVICE!! LOL

Hee hee hee, I am so excited I cant believe it! LOL

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« Reply #12 on: 25/04/2007 05:47:15 »
It posts in 3 seconds sometimes faster..LOL

#### Karen W.

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« Reply #13 on: 25/04/2007 05:48:14 »
Lordy I can post all night and have lots more things to say!! LOL watch out everyone I am in Posting Heaven!!! LOL

#### Ben6789

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« Reply #14 on: 25/04/2007 13:07:51 »
I beileve that.

#### Karen W.

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« Reply #15 on: 25/04/2007 14:56:17 »
LOL.. I was also a bit nervous and tired ..LOL!

This thing is awesome!

#### Ben6789

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« Reply #16 on: 25/04/2007 16:39:58 »
Indeed it is.

#### Karen W.

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« Reply #17 on: 25/04/2007 17:01:33 »
I cannot believe how many posts I can make YAYYYYYYYYY!

#### Ben6789

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« Reply #18 on: 25/04/2007 20:08:17 »
Sr. Member in da house!

#### Seany

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« Reply #19 on: 25/04/2007 20:56:14 »
LOL, well done Ben

Karen, you have gone all hyper! I see that your number of posts has suddenly gone up! LOL

#### Karen W.

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« Reply #20 on: 03/06/2007 19:25:53 »
Broadband is so great! LOL Me loves it!

#### DoctorBeaver

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« Reply #21 on: 03/06/2007 21:51:13 »
I was really chuffed when I got my 8Mb broadband. 1 of the 1st things I looked at was a news report. It was about broadband in South Korea. Most connections there are 100Mb. That really put me in my place

#### Karen W.

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« Reply #22 on: 04/06/2007 04:56:10 »
WOW I did not know they made it so fast anywhere! Mine is fixing to jump to 9 they told me. That is amazing this 8 is fast. Mine is 7.6 or some thing 8 is close enough!

#### kdlynn

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##### The waiter knows your age!
« Reply #23 on: 08/06/2007 03:25:40 »
someone printed out the waiter thing and brought it to work today! i felt special because i already knew about it. lol

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« Reply #24 on: 08/06/2007 05:26:19 »
LOL Its always nice to feel like you are in the loop ahead of the game so to speak!

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