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Old 06-14-2005, 01:16 AM
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William of Occam (Ockham) was a logician in the 1300s. He basically said that the simplest explanation is usually the correct one. It's part of the foundation of the scientific method: Don't add postulates that don't contribute to a theory's predictive power. Smart guy. Mom named her dog after him. Did I mention my family has a pretty firm scientific background? (Read: We're a bunch of nerds.)
Ooh, very interesting indeed, thanks for explaining! I like names that aren't very common - it makes them more interesting.
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Old 06-14-2005, 03:53 AM
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She's adorable! Too cute to be legal!
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Old 06-14-2005, 04:31 AM
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She's lovely - congratulations on being a new auntie / sister!
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Old 06-14-2005, 06:04 AM
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Conratulations to the new addition to the family. I hope your mom is happy with Occum and they share many good times together.
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Old 06-14-2005, 10:01 AM
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She is adorable!
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Old 06-14-2005, 10:02 AM
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Lovely pup! And so much poise already. She must come from working lines with that attitude she's showing.

So, when it's time to trim her coat, will you be using Occam's Razor?
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Old 06-14-2005, 10:12 AM
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She's adorable. How is you Mom getting on with her lately? I love the name and the explanation behind the choice....interesting. I love science too!
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Old 06-14-2005, 11:11 AM
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Congrates to your mom and you Emma..nothing more exciting then a new baby in the family!
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Old 06-14-2005, 01:45 PM
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I couldn't see all of it - too big :P but I"m sure happy for you. In my family that would make me a sister again though

Have to agree with Sage, my mom's Angel is my sister too She is really cute!
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Old 06-14-2005, 01:57 PM
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Congrats to your mom & Occam for finding each other! Occam is so cute!!!!

Max says he wants to meet his new sister; he doesn't have many Anatolians to play with on this board.
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