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by Scip
Mon Aug 31, 2009 11:07 pm UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: Can you produce [X] in less than 15 seconds?
Replies: 7693
Views: 744229

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

No, though I thought I could. :\

A caffeinated beverage?
by Scip
Thu Aug 20, 2009 8:14 pm UTC
Forum: Mathematics
Topic: How many digits of Pi do you know?
Replies: 445
Views: 106322

Re: How many digits of Pi do you know?

3.1415926535987932384626433 - 21, including the 3. I used to know 30 digits after the decimal point for pi day in 9th grade. When I'm bored nowadays, sometimes I'll just memorize a couple more digits from the Windows scienfitic calculator...
by Scip
Wed Aug 19, 2009 3:14 pm UTC
Forum: Language/Linguistics
Topic: Hilarious use for bad computer translations
Replies: 119
Views: 15802

Re: Hilarious use for bad computer translations

Haha, I remember this.

http://www.translationparty.com/#1970630
I don't like Japan.
私は、日本好きではない。
I'm not like Japan.
私は日本のように。
I like Japan.
私は日本のように。
I like Japan.

Equilibrium found!
That's deep, man.
by Scip
Wed Aug 19, 2009 1:33 pm UTC
Forum: Logic Puzzles
Topic: Traveler's Dilemma: What would YOU do?
Replies: 166
Views: 19282

Re: Traveler's Dilemma: What would YOU do?

I'm not sure exactly what Scip means by "superrationality", but I suspect he realizes that in this "game" the opponent is not the other antiques dealer. Indeed, the antiques dealers are, to a large extent, "on the same team" competing "against" the airline ma...
by Scip
Wed Aug 19, 2009 3:32 am UTC
Forum: Logic Puzzles
Topic: Traveler's Dilemma: What would YOU do?
Replies: 166
Views: 19282

Re: Traveler's Dilemma: What would YOU do?

Assuming superrationality, I'd pick $100.
by Scip
Wed Aug 19, 2009 3:14 am UTC
Forum: Logic Puzzles
Topic: brain in a vat
Replies: 214
Views: 26160

Re: brain in a vat

Kinda sounds like a Turing test.

Spoiler:
Maybe you could ask it about its surroundings (where do you live? How's the weather there?), assuming the AI can't look that up.
I don't know the answer to the spoiler question myself so I'll just put these here. :P
by Scip
Wed Aug 19, 2009 1:03 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Who the dickens are you?
Replies: 10922
Views: 2349776

Re: INTRO THREAD THE THIRD

Monika wrote:...I then went on to destroy my sister's Jugendweihe (something like confirmation without religion) by telling the riddle to our family...
Hahaha, logic puzzles: the party crasher. Thanks for the welcome!
by Scip
Tue Aug 18, 2009 10:44 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Who the dickens are you?
Replies: 10922
Views: 2349776

Re: INTRO THREAD THE THIRD

Hey everyone, I'm 17 years old and a rising senior in high school. I've read the comic for a while now but only discovered this forum's exisitence today while looking at the Blue Eyes Puzzle (which completely blew my mind). I enjoy games, reading, instrumental music, anime, crafts and anything invol...

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