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Abstract: Irving John -Jack- Good 9 December 1916 - 5 April 2009 was one of mygreatest heroes and influencers. On Oct. 25, 2009, I gave a twenty-three minutetalk with the present title, and this article is an extended transcript of thattalk. As with all my papers, the -accompanying- Maple package is much moreimportant mathematically, of course, I also talk about the human side of Jackin this article, and this is even more important than any math. In particular,I taught Jack-s brilliant ideas to my computer, and now it can do even betterthan Jack.

Author: Doron Zeilberger

Source: https://arxiv.org/

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