Lord Soth
  • Member for 8 years, 10 months
  • Last seen more than 7 years ago
Was I being arrogant?
19 votes

One disadvantage of Internet correspondences is that you do not get to hear/understand the intonation of someone else's sentences. For example, suppose that I told you, "You were damn wrong to say ...

View answer
Why do obvious duplicate questions on MSE get upvoted, answered, and their answers upvoted?
Accepted answer
11 votes

I think the answer is simple: Because people want to earn reputation points, and possibly even a nice golden badge, or at least a silver. A nice strategy in this context is to answer this kind of very ...

View answer
Text and MathJax above symbol
Accepted answer
9 votes

$\overset{\mbox{This?}}{\longrightarrow}$ $\overset{\mbox{This?}}{\longrightarrow}$

View answer
I can't put a Greek letter into `\tag{...}`
Accepted answer
4 votes

Apparently, the expression inside the "tag" is interpreted as a text, not a math formula. Try this: $$a^n + b^n = x^n \tag{F$\Phi$}$$ which yields $$a^n + b^n = x^n \tag{F$\Phi$}$$

View answer