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Why is 42 the answer to everything?

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42 is answer to everything according to a theory by Douglas Adams'. The explanation given is that 6 times 9 is the question to life the universe and everything, therefore the answer is 42 because humans have been using the wrong base system for mathematics. Learn more from http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/42_(number).

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Oh thats hilarious
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42!!!

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42 was derived by the computer. So, logically, if you open a command prompt, hold down the ALT key and type in 42 on the numeric keypad and then release the ALT key you will see the Computers symbol for everything. *

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