The Topic:
However,

The Question:
 Blue Marble

.999 (repeating) + .999 (repeating) != 2

as the answer to this would be 1.9(repeating)8

Responses:
Hsu and Chan Tanaka, Game Designers  

Yes, after an infinite number of 9's, there's that pesky 8. After an infinite number of them.

 The Supreme Being

Listening to all of you talking about infinity is like listening to a frog trying to explain the history of the East India Tea Company.

Hsu and Chan Tanaka, Game Designers  

I'd think that would be fairly interesting.

With the frog talking and all.

 The Supreme Being

Yes, at first, but many of its facts were incorrect, and its conclusions naive at best.


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