>Rather than writing a letter to an expert on the current value for 'The
>Answer to Life the Universe and Everything', I decided to make a few
>phone calls. I started with the Geologist I'd met in the U3A who had first
>said that it was 42 because of something-or-other number.
At the risk of having my leg pulled, i'll take your query at face value!
'The Answer to Life the Universe and Everything' is indeed 42, prehaps more confusingly the Question is 'What do you get if you multiply 6 by 9?'
I would direct you to some do some research on Douglas Adams, here would be a good place to start; and would also explain why the man at the RGS was amused!
An appeaser is one who feeds a crocodile, hoping it will eat him last.
Sir Winston Churchill (1874 - 1965)
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