This is Forty

Since I always have time to let you know about developments in my life, I feel compelled to mention that today is my fortieth birthday. I’m even happier, though, that today is the last day of classes (not counting finals, of course).

Comments

  1. #1 uygar
    April 26, 2013

    Happy birthday and commiserations on no longer being eligible for winning the Fields medal, Jason.

  2. #2 dean
    April 26, 2013

    Happy birthday.

    Unfortunate timing that the after-effects of a birthday celebration include grading.

  3. #3 MNb
    April 26, 2013

    Congrats and have fun.

  4. #4 Thony C
    April 27, 2013

    I hope you had a good one

  5. #5 JimR
    April 27, 2013

    URL for 40 yo jokes:
    http://www.free-funny-jokes.com/jokes-about-turning-40-years-old.html
    Enjoy your Bday. Pick the weight you want to be from now on and work to achieve and maintain it. It only gets harder to stay lean.

  6. #6 Anton Mates
    April 27, 2013

    And yet you don’t look an epsilon over 39.999…. Congratulations!

  7. #7 jeremy
    tokyo
    April 28, 2013

    昭和48, me too!

  8. #8 Walt Jones
    April 28, 2013

    Happy belated! Start shopping for reading glasses – you’ll find your arms get shorter after 40.

  9. #9 mover relocation
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    April 29, 2013

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  10. #10 eric
    April 29, 2013

    Congrats!
    Indexed has some useful aging advice…

  11. #11 Sean T
    May 1, 2013

    Congrats! Please let me know how it feels since I’ve just turned 39 for the fifth time. (That’s my story and I’m sticking to it)

  12. #12 JimR
    May 5, 2013

    Just realized in Roman Numerals that is XLent

  13. #13 Michael McShan
    Univ. Oklahoma HSC
    May 9, 2013

    Happy birthday, Jason. I’ve been enjoying your writings for a while now and look forward to your future work. I, too, reached a milestone birthday this year that we probably deem significant since we have 10 fingers. Interestingly, if we have 6 fingers per hand and thus base-12 oriented, my birthday would still have been a significant one. No, I’m not 120 years old.

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