Friday, October 07, 2005

I can't get no respect...

My favorite math quote of the day: "Orthogonal polynomials are the Rodney Dangerfield of analysis."

[From the article "OPUC on one foot" by Barry Simon in the Bulletin of the American Mathematical Society, Vol. 42, Number 4, Pages 421-460 in case, you know, you want to read the whole thing...]

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