The Topic:
Prime numbers?

The Question:
 some guy

What's the largest prime number?

Responses:
 Parker Posey

If Kurt Godel were here, he'd probably tell you that there is no largest prime number.

Parker Posey  

If you took a prime and called it the largest prime number, you'd still be able to multiply it by every prime smaller than itself and add one.

Parker Posey  

Congratulations. You have a new largest prime.

 some guy

That's a minor technicality. Just because it doesn't exist doesn't mean that you can't tell me what it is.

 Parker Posey

I'm sure we could find a prime number that would suit your needs. How does 207 digits sound?

 Parker Posey

WOPR, do your thing.

 WOPR

Processing new key...

 WOPR

...........

 WOPR

...........

 WOPR

...Checking if conforms to Blum prime...

 WOPR

...Done.

 WOPR

29035862206061277069273375663794736915739807801346881992
46195615691969731998850542975715106885171789502674057301
62855942707455660068002819686368262083873955903118677200
241869496169777196234800801435691624959

 Dr. Egon Spengler

Damnit WOPR, that's the combination to my luggage!


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