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by SuicideJunkie
Tue Jan 15, 2019 5:59 am UTC
Forum: Mafia
Topic: The Gojoe Memorial Mafia Discussion Thread
Replies: 32351
Views: 2286982

Re: The Gojoe Memorial Mafia Discussion Thread

Secret Santa
Spoiler:
Aw, darn. I was really rooting for team stabby to make the big comeback there.
by SuicideJunkie
Wed Jan 09, 2019 5:03 pm UTC
Forum: Mafia
Topic: The Gojoe Memorial Mafia Discussion Thread
Replies: 32351
Views: 2286982

Re: The Gojoe Memorial Mafia Discussion Thread

Secret Santa
Spoiler:
That sounds like Bessie got a night message of dubious integrity. I suppose at this point MoA is all but confirmed as the real sender, unless there's been another power swap.
by SuicideJunkie
Tue Jan 08, 2019 6:57 pm UTC
Forum: Mafia
Topic: The Gojoe Memorial Mafia Discussion Thread
Replies: 32351
Views: 2286982

Re: The Gojoe Memorial Mafia Discussion Thread

Secret Santa That link is blocked from here; I'll have to look later. If it is a matter of joining town just as they would lose the majority instead of when the faction is entirely gone, that's a pretty bad situation too. In order to make it a tenable situation, surely underdog would have ha...
by SuicideJunkie
Tue Jan 08, 2019 6:05 pm UTC
Forum: Mafia
Topic: The Gojoe Memorial Mafia Discussion Thread
Replies: 32351
Views: 2286982

Re: The Gojoe Memorial Mafia Discussion Thread

It seems to me that underdog has a reasonable idea of their win conditions from the start: Town being eliminated first is a lose condition, since solo town can't lynch anyone. Mafia being eliminated first means SK win conditions; There are no other mafia, and you need to eliminate all other pla...
by SuicideJunkie
Tue Jan 08, 2019 4:07 pm UTC
Forum: Mafia
Topic: The Gojoe Memorial Mafia Discussion Thread
Replies: 32351
Views: 2286982

Re: The Gojoe Memorial Mafia Discussion Thread

Secret Santa I'm not seeing how that invalidates the previous happenings? Those previous results should all be consistent with him being an underdog. Mark would have known all along roughly what was going to happen, and been working towards making it happen in an ideal form (balancing the te...
by SuicideJunkie
Tue Jan 08, 2019 3:14 pm UTC
Forum: Mafia
Topic: The Gojoe Memorial Mafia Discussion Thread
Replies: 32351
Views: 2286982

Re: The Gojoe Memorial Mafia Discussion Thread

Secret Santa I suppose one way of looking at it is that Mark wasn't told his alignment and had to play defensively, but now it has been revealed to him. Another perspective is that he started with three (two known, one suspected, outside chance of others) mutually incompatible win condit...
by SuicideJunkie
Mon Jan 07, 2019 9:56 pm UTC
Forum: Mafia
Topic: The Gojoe Memorial Mafia Discussion Thread
Replies: 32351
Views: 2286982

Re: The Gojoe Memorial Mafia Discussion Thread

Secret Santa 2018 Nice one scum. Hammering to end the day's discussion early. Or was it to ensure Sabrar ended the day without the lowest post count and deprive him of his night action? :lol: :lol: :lol: :lol: :lol: :P Secret Santa 2018 None of the above, actually! Secret Santa geez that's ...
by SuicideJunkie
Mon Jan 07, 2019 9:37 pm UTC
Forum: Mafia
Topic: The Gojoe Memorial Mafia Discussion Thread
Replies: 32351
Views: 2286982

Re: The Gojoe Memorial Mafia Discussion Thread

Secret Santa 2018 @SuicideJunkie: All Mark has to do is shoot successfully (which he can do by targeting the remaining protective ability), assuming he has the sense not to use his other ability. Secret Santa 2018 @ jimbob I'm a bit confused there. Do you mean for stealth reasons, a hid...
by SuicideJunkie
Mon Jan 07, 2019 9:10 pm UTC
Forum: Mafia
Topic: The Gojoe Memorial Mafia Discussion Thread
Replies: 32351
Views: 2286982

Re: The Gojoe Memorial Mafia Discussion Thread

Secret Santa 2018 (SuicideJunkie may read): Strictly speaking, self-hammering like that is probably playing against your win condition, but it's actually worked out better for you. Because your faction was the first to be eliminated, you now have a team-mate in the form of Mark, who has joined ...
by SuicideJunkie
Mon Jan 07, 2019 4:40 pm UTC
Forum: News & Articles
Topic: In other news... (humorous news items)
Replies: 15026
Views: 2437786

Re: In other news... (humorous news items)

Although that's a bad example, I don't think people who are on their phones all the time necessarily have focus, probably the exact opposite. I don't know if that matters. All that matters is they think they have focus, leading them to think they might be good for the army, leading to more potentia...
by SuicideJunkie
Mon Jan 07, 2019 2:56 pm UTC
Forum: Mafia
Topic: The Gojoe Memorial Mafia Discussion Thread
Replies: 32351
Views: 2286982

Re: The Gojoe Memorial Mafia Discussion Thread

Secret Santa 2018
Spoiler:
Well, I made a lot of mistakes every day. In hindsight, I probably would have done almost everything opposite to what I did.
Learning the hard way!
by SuicideJunkie
Mon Jan 07, 2019 3:52 am UTC
Forum: Mafia
Topic: Secret Santa 2018: A Christmas Knight (N5)
Replies: 590
Views: 11107

Re: Secret Santa 2018: A Christmas Knight (D3)

I did say that the knowledge of it is a problem. The mafia won't trigger it via NK to hurt them, and are getting me lynched instead. Hey, Moody, did you just vote when not allowed to vote, like Boomfrog did yesterday? That might get you killed too. Gives me some ideas for optional and/or easy to vio...
by SuicideJunkie
Sun Jan 06, 2019 4:03 am UTC
Forum: Mafia
Topic: Secret Santa 2018: A Christmas Knight (N5)
Replies: 590
Views: 11107

Re: Secret Santa 2018: A Christmas Knight (D3)

Bessie: I can't speak to your actual scum rate. I never looked for it. Your townie meta has been mentioned more than a few times, and that kind of thing is obviously not a lie due to its obviousness to the others. I haven't seen anything from you that I would consider sketchy. Everyone else was doin...
by SuicideJunkie
Sat Jan 05, 2019 12:32 am UTC
Forum: Mafia
Topic: Secret Santa 2018: A Christmas Knight (N5)
Replies: 590
Views: 11107

Re: Secret Santa 2018: A Christmas Knight (D1)

Do you mean scum has day and night chat? And you are making the following assumptions: 1. Mafia is actively participating in day chat at a high enough level to influence each other’s posting. 2. Mafia partners are at an experience level where they are able to/feel comfortable with giving advice on ...
by SuicideJunkie
Fri Jan 04, 2019 4:02 am UTC
Forum: Mafia
Topic: Secret Santa 2018: A Christmas Knight (N5)
Replies: 590
Views: 11107

Re: Secret Santa 2018: A Christmas Knight (D3)

@MoA Heh. "But I'm not convinced it is real." I think I was clarifying that bit when the calls came in. One thing I'm learning is that things are never easy to see in this game, and it is way too easy to overreact to stuff. I already knew I was below average on social reading. I also find ...
by SuicideJunkie
Thu Jan 03, 2019 7:16 pm UTC
Forum: Mafia
Topic: Secret Santa 2018: A Christmas Knight (N5)
Replies: 590
Views: 11107

Re: Secret Santa 2018: A Christmas Knight (D3)

On review I'm liking Laserguy even less. Suggesting I'm scum if daychat because I'm new makes even more sense if he knew daychat existed and that I wasn't part of it. My posting hours certainly haven't helped that impression. Laser was very quick to jump on my Madge vote too. Aiming to get Boom lync...
by SuicideJunkie
Thu Jan 03, 2019 5:26 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1335: "Now"
Replies: 131
Views: 50864

Re: 1335: "Now"

It was working for me almost exactly 24 hours ago from the original comic page, but isn't loading now.
by SuicideJunkie
Wed Jan 02, 2019 11:26 pm UTC
Forum: Mafia
Topic: Secret Santa 2018: A Christmas Knight (N5)
Replies: 590
Views: 11107

Re: Secret Santa 2018: A Christmas Knight (D3)

Bessie: What I mean is that before the game started I had lots of time for my brain to run with things unhindered. D2 and on, reality has set in and things are changing rapidly while things get busier. Vicarin: I spent today recovering from a pile of IT issues that built up over the holidays, and di...
by SuicideJunkie
Wed Jan 02, 2019 11:32 am UTC
Forum: Mafia
Topic: Secret Santa 2018: A Christmas Knight (N5)
Replies: 590
Views: 11107

Re: Secret Santa 2018: A Christmas Knight (D3)

Vicarin: I suppose it hasn't. I need to wait for preconditions to use it, and my guesses haven't been the best so far. If scum hear about it, then it won't work. Bessie: Yeah, I just found the descriptions interesting, but it is probably just fluff. By D2, I'd used up most of my pre-game ideas, and ...
by SuicideJunkie
Wed Jan 02, 2019 3:23 am UTC
Forum: Mafia
Topic: Secret Santa 2018: A Christmas Knight (N5)
Replies: 590
Views: 11107

Re: Secret Santa 2018: A Christmas Knight (D3)

Sabrar:
My power is something of an infohazard.
The act of describing it would ruin most of its benefits to the town, so I'd rather not do so.

I'm curious to see if Madge or Boomfrog actually return from the castle. Madge may be too late, and I don't have any hope for Plytho.
by SuicideJunkie
Sun Dec 30, 2018 12:10 am UTC
Forum: Gaming
Topic: Kerbal Space Program
Replies: 727
Views: 316576

Re: Kerbal Space Program

The standard set of: KIS/KAS, KCT, KAC. Plus EVE and scansat and a few parts like battery indicators. The important ones are TAC-LS, and EL for building parts on site. (Good for scratch & dent fixes, but a fresh-from-Kerbin ship is always better balanced with part symmetry instead of eyeballing ...
by SuicideJunkie
Sat Dec 29, 2018 10:23 pm UTC
Forum: Language/Linguistics
Topic: Punnilingus
Replies: 135
Views: 56916

Re: Punnilingus

German electrician motto:
Many Hanz make light work.
by SuicideJunkie
Sat Dec 29, 2018 2:41 pm UTC
Forum: Mafia
Topic: Secret Santa 2018: A Christmas Knight (N5)
Replies: 590
Views: 11107

Re: Secret Santa 2018: A Christmas Knight (D2)

I'm not the best at people, but here's my feelings. I'll check how it lines up with others later. Pondering this stuff seems to have led to a dream involving minions trying to stuff people into glass cases in an FPS game theme. -=Nice=- Moody - Liking the power aim and results Bessie - Still looks l...
by SuicideJunkie
Sat Dec 29, 2018 5:38 am UTC
Forum: Mafia
Topic: Secret Santa 2018: A Christmas Knight (N5)
Replies: 590
Views: 11107

Re: Secret Santa 2018: A Christmas Knight (D2)

It is possible that all the cops are real and town, but I'd still expect the submissions to be more creative.
I'll queue up previous santa threads for reading.
by SuicideJunkie
Sat Dec 29, 2018 1:59 am UTC
Forum: Mafia
Topic: Secret Santa 2018: A Christmas Knight (N5)
Replies: 590
Views: 11107

Re: Secret Santa 2018: A Christmas Knight (D2)

I think the biggest topic is boomfrog's suggestion of deathy (cop-till-you-drop, then madly lynch, I presume) mode. I think it is safe to say that nobody thinks there could be 5/10 cops, and only someone who has kept quiet about being one would suspect there are 4/10. The claims support 3/10. I susp...
by SuicideJunkie
Sat Dec 29, 2018 12:03 am UTC
Forum: Gaming
Topic: Kerbal Space Program
Replies: 727
Views: 316576

Re: Kerbal Space Program

Mun adventure time! I had a Mun rover that flipped over while attempting to circle the equator and leave comm relays and Portapotty (tm) lifesupport caches behind. It has been there for a long time now with two engineers aboard, all of 50km out from Munbase Alpha. Munbase Alpha has just one engineer...
by SuicideJunkie
Fri Dec 28, 2018 11:07 pm UTC
Forum: Mafia
Topic: Secret Santa 2018: A Christmas Knight (N5)
Replies: 590
Views: 11107

Re: Secret Santa 2018: A Christmas Knight (D2)

bessie wrote:
SuicideJunkie wrote:Given the three cop result claims, I believe at most two of them are real, and I don't really trust any of the players involved.
What is your reason for the underlined?

Too many cops, duplicate power claims, and likely mafia involvement.
Not absolute, but I'd bet at least one is dirty lies.
by SuicideJunkie
Fri Dec 28, 2018 12:44 am UTC
Forum: Mafia
Topic: Secret Santa 2018: A Christmas Knight (N5)
Replies: 590
Views: 11107

Re: Secret Santa 2018: A Christmas Knight (D2)

I'll take that as an objection and let things be.
by SuicideJunkie
Thu Dec 27, 2018 11:19 pm UTC
Forum: Mafia
Topic: The Gojoe Memorial Mafia Discussion Thread
Replies: 32351
Views: 2286982

Re: The Gojoe Memorial Mafia Discussion Thread

Secret Santa 2018
Spoiler:
Despite the team being 0 for 1, it really feels like we've got some scum nailed down. Just waiting for wam to somehow flip town tonight and destroy all of our assumptions.
by SuicideJunkie
Thu Dec 27, 2018 11:17 pm UTC
Forum: Mafia
Topic: Secret Santa 2018: A Christmas Knight (N5)
Replies: 590
Views: 11107

Re: Secret Santa 2018: A Christmas Knight (D2)

Ah, right. I probably should have seen that. Naive as in naive cop.
I was misinterpreting it as your default assumption.
by SuicideJunkie
Thu Dec 27, 2018 10:16 pm UTC
Forum: Mafia
Topic: Secret Santa 2018: A Christmas Knight (N5)
Replies: 590
Views: 11107

Re: Secret Santa 2018: A Christmas Knight (D2)

Plytho indicates wam is scummy but likely not lying. If scum and not lying about the results, the results could be inaccurate if a miller is involved. When I said I thought wam wasn't likely lying I didn't mean he used that power and produced accurate results. I meant he might be lying about his po...
by SuicideJunkie
Thu Dec 27, 2018 9:34 pm UTC
Forum: Mafia
Topic: Secret Santa 2018: A Christmas Knight (N5)
Replies: 590
Views: 11107

Re: Secret Santa 2018: A Christmas Knight (D2)

Merry Christmas everyone! Ninjaed on the Miller thing. Lots of talk about GF, but not the mirror. I'm not sure that it actually affects the math any, however. My role did not admit to miller-ness. I note in the flavour text that Madge's belongings (ie power) has been left with the group. If it is st...
by SuicideJunkie
Sun Dec 23, 2018 8:16 am UTC
Forum: Mafia
Topic: Secret Santa 2018: A Christmas Knight (N5)
Replies: 590
Views: 11107

Re: Secret Santa 2018: A Christmas Knight (D2)

As to why Re: wam; the claim sounded legit and a very townie formulation. I can't say more. Due to nightly power shenanigans and upon further consideration that powers don't technically have to be useful to the player, I no longer believe as stongly. I also am aware that I seem to be the only one le...
by SuicideJunkie
Sun Dec 23, 2018 3:33 am UTC
Forum: Mafia
Topic: Secret Santa 2018: A Christmas Knight (N5)
Replies: 590
Views: 11107

Re: Secret Santa 2018: A Christmas Knight (D2)

Bessie: I did have Madge in my scum 3. I was surprised that she got other votes last minute. As I explained at the time, switching didn't make sense, since I still thought madge was scummy. Jailing to block effects on the target? That explains the thing in B99. Nonstandard faction kills? *Takes note...
by SuicideJunkie
Sat Dec 22, 2018 9:23 pm UTC
Forum: Mafia
Topic: Secret Santa 2018: A Christmas Knight (N5)
Replies: 590
Views: 11107

Re: Secret Santa 2018: A Christmas Knight (D2)

Given the power shenanigans I definitely overreacted to Wam's claim. From what I see, Madge had some pretty controversial opinions, but the two of us were the only ones who liked Wam. Mpolo distinctly lacks opinion on wam? The only time mpolo posted 'wam' was in the player signups it seems. Mark has...
by SuicideJunkie
Sat Dec 22, 2018 5:54 pm UTC
Forum: Mafia
Topic: The Gojoe Memorial Mafia Discussion Thread
Replies: 32351
Views: 2286982

Re: The Gojoe Memorial Mafia Discussion Thread

Secret Santa
Spoiler:
Oooh, scary thought only useful for scum; Can Madge's power be swapped since she's back at the castle rather than dead per se? That would be a terrible way to lock away the best town power.
by SuicideJunkie
Sat Dec 22, 2018 5:51 pm UTC
Forum: Mafia
Topic: Secret Santa 2018: A Christmas Knight (N5)
Replies: 590
Views: 11107

Re: Secret Santa 2018: A Christmas Knight (D2)

Re: NK shenanigans. As I figure, successful RB/Doctor would be a 1 in 11 chance, unless there is a shotgun RB/Doc involved. There are shotgun cops it seems, so that's not totally implausible. Multiple RB/Docs would also improve odds independently of each other. A scum fakeout on the other hand would...
by SuicideJunkie
Sat Dec 22, 2018 5:54 am UTC
Forum: Mafia
Topic: Secret Santa 2018: A Christmas Knight (N5)
Replies: 590
Views: 11107

Re: Secret Santa 2018: A Christmas Knight (D2)

Also, it is too bad Madge didn't cast the deciding vote. Could have saved herself.
by SuicideJunkie
Sat Dec 22, 2018 5:49 am UTC
Forum: Mafia
Topic: Secret Santa 2018: A Christmas Knight (N5)
Replies: 590
Views: 11107

Re: Secret Santa 2018: A Christmas Knight (D2)

Well, that upends my list. Why did so many people follow my vote of all people? No NK is clearly scum hijinks. What is the typical goal of that? Making a roleblocker believe they guessed the scum assigned to do the NK? I did get an untraceable message during the night. The sender should be able to v...
by SuicideJunkie
Thu Dec 20, 2018 7:41 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 2086: "History Department"
Replies: 23
Views: 2513

Re: 2086: "History Department"

I've seen that progress bar.
Eventually the estimate gives up and says -2147483648 seconds remaining.

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