## Search found 78 matches

Sat Sep 07, 2013 3:34 am UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: What is in Your Clipboard?
Replies: 3688
Views: 625367

### Re: What is in Your Clipboard?

15-16-454-65145161

Hm... now what could this mean? (yeah i guess you could probably google)
Thu Feb 28, 2013 12:02 am UTC
Forum: Mathematics
Topic: Infinite Sets
Replies: 18
Views: 3487

### Re: Infinite Sets

Thanks for the replies. I was in fact referring to ZFC when I originally thought about this, but I didn't really consider other possible sets of axioms. It's interesting that there is, then, a set theory where they are useful and, in fact, required.
Wed Feb 27, 2013 12:22 am UTC
Forum: Mathematics
Topic: Infinite Sets
Replies: 18
Views: 3487

### Re: Infinite Sets

Ah, ok, I see now after doing a bit of reading that this sort of set would violate the axiom of regularity
Wed Feb 27, 2013 12:01 am UTC
Forum: Mathematics
Topic: Infinite Sets
Replies: 18
Views: 3487

### Infinite Sets

So, I was thinking about set theory the other day, and came upon this question. I know that it is not possible for a set to contain itself, but it's certainly possible for sets to contain other sets. My question is, is it possible to have sets within sets within sets, etc., going on for infinity? My...
Thu Feb 21, 2013 3:08 am UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: Can You Count?
Replies: 2422
Views: 241103

### Re: Can You Count?

n+1, where n is the previous poster's number
Thu Feb 21, 2013 3:03 am UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: Read once quickly, then remember and reproduce
Replies: 1024
Views: 192599

### Re: Read once quickly, then remember and reproduce

Spoiler:
Everyone in Moscow likes them lightly cooked, except people who like them on their strawberries, who need help.
Thu Feb 21, 2013 2:56 am UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: Misunderstandings
Replies: 141
Views: 10477

### Re: Misunderstandings

I was going to call them but they didn't pick up for some reason.
Thu Feb 21, 2013 2:47 am UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: Count to a Million
Replies: 95125
Views: 7505538

### Re: Count to a Million

52977
Tue Feb 19, 2013 4:18 am UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: Read once quickly, then remember and reproduce
Replies: 1024
Views: 192599

### Re: Read once quickly, then remember and reproduce

Spoiler:
Everyone in Moscow loves them cooked, except for my grandmother who loves them raw, so we'd better get into the production of strawberries.
Fri Feb 15, 2013 5:33 am UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: Abridged Debate
Replies: 1185
Views: 148788

### Re: Abridged Debate

obligatory ridicule
Sun Feb 10, 2013 5:47 am UTC
Forum: What If?
Topic: What-if 0027: "Death Rates"
Replies: 64
Views: 19598

### Re: What-if 0027: Death Rates

It may be a bit late for this, but I would just like to point out that a link to this SMBC comic might be prudent.
Wed Jan 30, 2013 11:32 pm UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: Count up in Base 110
Replies: 885
Views: 120065

### Re: Count up in Base 110

I get to post the answer, I guess.

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Wed Jan 30, 2013 8:50 pm UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: What is in Your Clipboard?
Replies: 3688
Views: 625367

### Re: What is in Your Clipboard?

Wed Jan 30, 2013 3:49 am UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: Corrupt-a-wish
Replies: 26079
Views: 2479508

### Re: Corrupt-a-wish

Granted. You rolled right into a puddle of gasoline.

I wish I could be set on fire without being damaged in any way.
Wed Jan 30, 2013 3:33 am UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: Count to a Million
Replies: 95125
Views: 7505538

### Re: Count to a Million

52315
Wed Jan 30, 2013 3:20 am UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: Broken Picture Telephone
Replies: 394
Views: 115953

### Re: Broken Picture Telephone

Spoiler:
Tue Jan 29, 2013 11:51 pm UTC
Forum: Logic Puzzles
Topic: The truthteller and the politician
Replies: 65
Views: 26206

### Re: The truthteller and the politician

There's a simple answer to this problem. He's a politician. Bribe him. Actually, this is discussed at some length in one of Martin Gardner's books (Mathematical Puzzles and Diversions). As I recall, the conclusion is that there is no solution. Yes, if I recall correctly the best solution he comes u...
Mon Dec 17, 2012 4:09 am UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: Can you produce [X] in less than 15 seconds?
Replies: 7725
Views: 761147

### Re: Can you produce [X] in less than 15 seconds?

Yes, indeed - always a nice glass of "emergency coffee" sitting on the kitchen counter.

Sat Dec 01, 2012 4:18 am UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: Can You Count?
Replies: 2422
Views: 241103

### Re: Can You Count?

Well, my mouse randomly double-clicking sometimes has proven to be a problem...
(caused a double post )
Sat Dec 01, 2012 4:18 am UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: Can You Count?
Replies: 2422
Views: 241103

### Re: Can You Count?

The smallest odd prime number, amiright?
Sat Dec 01, 2012 4:15 am UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: Every hour, on the hour
Replies: 21759
Views: 1396729

### Re: Every hour, on the hour

I get one point?
Fri Nov 23, 2012 5:26 am UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: Broken Picture Telephone
Replies: 394
Views: 115953

### Re: Broken Picture Telephone

Spoiler:
A man with spiky hair is playing dodge ball with an angry-looking sun and a surprised star.
Fri Nov 23, 2012 5:24 am UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: Count to a Million
Replies: 95125
Views: 7505538

### Re: Count to a Million

48478
Fri Nov 09, 2012 3:14 am UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: What is in Your Clipboard?
Replies: 3688
Views: 625367

### Re: What is in Your Clipboard?

Fri Nov 09, 2012 3:09 am UTC
Forum: Logic Puzzles
Topic: Refueling Drones
Replies: 8
Views: 2882

### Re: Refueling Drones

I saw a similar puzzle to this, except it involved a plane that flies around the world, returning to the same spot that it took off from, rather than going a certain distance out and then back. The main difference is that other planes can go the opposite direction to meet the plane, which will be mo...
Thu Oct 25, 2012 3:35 am UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: Page-by-Page Nomic
Replies: 338
Views: 34760

### Re: Page-by-Page Nomic

I now join the game and vote for the pet motion.
Thu Oct 25, 2012 3:22 am UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: What is in Your Clipboard?
Replies: 3688
Views: 625367

### Re: What is in Your Clipboard?

Here goes:

Ah, yes. And an interesting article it was. Here's a hyperlink: http://abcnews.go.com/blogs/technology/2012/10/a-planet-made-of-diamond-twice-the-size-of-earth/
Thu Oct 25, 2012 3:21 am UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: Count to a Million
Replies: 95125
Views: 7505538

### Re: Count to a Million

46807
Thu Oct 25, 2012 2:39 am UTC
Topic: 1043: “Ablogalypse”
Replies: 91
Views: 31082

### Re: 1043: “Ablogalypse”

2 weeks later and it's not quite there; blog seems to be levelling out a bit, but with tumblr still increasing it should take the lead soon.
Tue Sep 11, 2012 1:45 am UTC
Forum: Gaming
Topic: Kingdom of Loathing
Replies: 449
Views: 59628

### Re: Kingdom of Loathing

So I know this thread has been dead for a while, but as a (semi)devout player of KoL for a year as of today (username gaga654), I'd like to resurrect it. I generally play pretty casually, although I try to ascend fairly quickly. My favorites are Boris and now Zombies since neither require any permed...
Tue Sep 04, 2012 6:00 am UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: Can you produce [X] in less than 15 seconds?
Replies: 7725
Views: 761147

### Re: Can you produce [X] in less than 15 seconds?

Well, I could get a fingernail clipper, but I use it to clip my toenails... does that count? Anyway...

A calculus textbook.
Mon Aug 20, 2012 5:32 am UTC
Topic: 1097: "A Hypochrondiac's Nightmare"
Replies: 45
Views: 14392

### Re: 1097: "A Hypochrondiac's Nightmare"

Was I the only one who noticed he misspelled "hypochondriac"?

EDIT: Hm, it seems I wasn't.
Thu May 24, 2012 12:40 am UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: Non-Sequitur Showdown.
Replies: 4274
Views: 542565

### Re: Non-Sequitur Showdown.

And then two days, 3 hours, and 49 minutes went by without even a tumbleweed.
Thu May 24, 2012 12:38 am UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: Count to a Million
Replies: 95125
Views: 7505538

### Re: Count to a Million

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Thu May 24, 2012 12:38 am UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: You must not say duck
Replies: 8258
Views: 804482

### DUCK DUCK DUCK DUCK DUCK DUCK DUCK DUCK DUCK DUCK DUCK DUCK

The only way I manage to avoid saying it is through the subject.
Thu May 24, 2012 12:26 am UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: Read once quickly, then remember and reproduce
Replies: 1024
Views: 192599

### Re: Read once quickly, then remember and reproduce

Spoiler:
When I am uttering flywords, I am fluttering sidewords, so I add another 5 or 8 elephants to the mix for good measure.
Thu Sep 29, 2011 3:08 am UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: Guess the Sorting Rule
Replies: 12
Views: 1694

### Re: Guess the Sorting Rule

Hm....

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aab
aac
aba
abb
abc
aca
acb
acc
Sun Sep 18, 2011 3:05 am UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: What To Think Of
Replies: 137
Views: 15068

### Re: What To Think Of

dog
Sun Sep 18, 2011 3:03 am UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: Break up with the person above you
Replies: 1223
Views: 94881

### Re: Break up with the person above you

I'm sorry, it's just that... you don't respect my feelings enough. Oh, and that giant eye on the top of your head.
Sun Sep 18, 2011 3:02 am UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: Count up with Zeckendorf's theorem!
Replies: 286
Views: 26905

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