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Sunday, May 08, 2016

A 40-year-old man with dark hair and an accent was flying from Philadelphia to Syracuse when the woman next to him began acting strangely. She passed a note to the flight attendant and abruptly left her seat. Shortly thereafter, the man then was taken off the plane and questioned. The woman had reported him after thinking the notes he was writing, which took a form she didn't recognize, might be a terrorist code. Upon being questioned and told of the suspicions, Guido Menzio revealed that he wasn't writing Arabic or another language. He was doing math. Menzio, an Italian working as an economics professor at the University of Pennsylvania, was working on a differential equation for a paper he was presenting. read more


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