I have used this term “ear-itation” many times before in my journal. It is a perfect pun on what the problem is: irritation in the ear. Most frequently, it is concurrent with a plugged nose and/or coughing: part of a cold.

Sometimes, though, I get ear-itation as a result of allergens, but again, that is often concurrent with cold-like symptoms.

Now, I’ve got ear-itation, and I know what the culprit is…

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[M.A.P.L.E. VI-17] Lemma Rick

Today’s post will combine pure math, poetry, and a photo into one probably terrible post that I will not be able to take full credit for. However, I have not seen the proof of said lemma prior to today.

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