Based on the Primer graph, all I can say is that Randall must be counting the time from the perspective of the characters, or I am just trying to find accuracy in something designed as a joke...
SocialSceneRepairman wrote:It took me a while to realize that the bulk of this was a setup for the jokes of the last two. One of these days I've got to watch Primer. And I will understand it on the first try, dammit!
All I can say is good luck, if you watched it in 5 minute increments from the last 5 minutes to the first, then it might be possible, just maybe.
GENERATION 2+i: The first time you see this, copy it into your sig on any forum. Divide by zero, and then add i to the generation.