In spirit of “Animals with Misleading Names” and the discussion about nonstandard adjectives in mathematics, I present: mathematical objects with misleading names: (Non-original images are either in public domain, or can be found here and here.
Dedicated to Harold Cohen, who died last year, and to his son AARON. I Grunting softly, the father slipped out of bed. The mother stirred the faintest amount, her shoulders sliding a sliver of a hair, noticing the sudden emptiness besides her. But her breathing kept its pace, and she remained in gentle slumber. No … More Three scenes from childhood