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by krucifi
Fri Jul 13, 2012 10:17 am UTC
Forum: Logic Puzzles
Topic: Imposter Puzzle
Replies: 69
Views: 19734

Re: Imposter Puzzle

Only way i can see it being done requires the memorizing of a vast amount of passwords, the number of members who join the meeting,. which change at every meeting but are decided upon there and then. but perhaps someone can reduce the numbers with a bit of fine pruning Also i am assuming the very f...
by krucifi
Thu Apr 26, 2012 2:39 am UTC
Forum: Mathematics
Topic: Pollock octahedral numbers conjecture.
Replies: 4
Views: 2795

Pollock octahedral numbers conjecture.

In additive number theory, the Pollock octahedral numbers conjecture is an unproven conjecture that every positive integer is the sum of at most seven octahedral numbers. Ripped this from wikipedia. wondering if anyone here would be able to prove or disprove it. link http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pol...
by krucifi
Thu Mar 22, 2012 4:09 pm UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: Abridged Debate
Replies: 1185
Views: 151359

Re: Abridged Debate

Post countering an earlier post, pretending to be two different users, each with opposing views to cause more friction.
by krucifi
Tue Oct 11, 2011 2:55 pm UTC
Forum: Movies and TV Shows
Topic: Things you remember watching but can't remember the name of
Replies: 760
Views: 291425

Re: Things you remember watching but can't remember the name

SecondTalon wrote:Razor Eaters perhaps?


eureka. i bow to thee. thanks so much
And yes that guy in the picture looks IDENTICAL to ed byrne the irish comedian. WTf full on doppelganger. or seperated at birth.
.... although looking at it closer im starting to see a bit of johnny depp too...
by krucifi
Tue Oct 11, 2011 1:04 am UTC
Forum: Movies and TV Shows
Topic: Things you remember watching but can't remember the name of
Replies: 760
Views: 291425

Re: Things you remember watching but can't remember the name

ok i seen this film 2 and a half years back but i was obscenely ill so the details are quite sketchy. I think its an australian film, the accents sounded quite aussie. the film is like paranormal activity and blair witch with the whole camera POV thing. but it isnt a horror. more like a violent dram...
by krucifi
Wed Oct 05, 2011 8:52 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0960: "Subliminal"
Replies: 81
Views: 34809

Re: 0960: "Subliminal"

oh... tilted the screen back and i seen everythimg in detail not just a white silhouette... can you have white silhouettes?
by krucifi
Thu Sep 22, 2011 8:01 am UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: Misheard Words
Replies: 46
Views: 7431

Re: Misheard Words

Assorted toiletries


Flaws sea wrapped tyres
by krucifi
Sun Sep 18, 2011 9:20 pm UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: Non-Sequitur Showdown.
Replies: 4346
Views: 555742

Re: Non-Sequitur Showdown.

If jesus did it, then it must be ok, because the inflammation has caused a rash and i dont think Betsy knows she killed the dog.
by krucifi
Sun Sep 18, 2011 9:14 pm UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: No, That's A...
Replies: 395
Views: 44093

Re: No, That's A...

No thats Peking (which i have done :S). Sleeping is what "thug" rappers call their gangster-like actions, Dr Dre and Snoop dog had a song about it.
by krucifi
Sat Sep 10, 2011 2:14 pm UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: No, That's A...
Replies: 395
Views: 44093

Re: No, That's A...

No thats a slinky, sleeping is a city somewhere in China sometimes known as Beijing
by krucifi
Sat Sep 10, 2011 1:53 pm UTC
Forum: Logic Puzzles
Topic: Puzzle for anyone except for eve [SOLUTION]
Replies: 58
Views: 21181

Re: Puzzle for anyone except for eve [SOLUTION]

Inside the box should be another key (these are all carefully selected) and a sheet of paper with a unique 100 digit number on it in a certain font, paper a certain colour and the text a certain colour. If all these are confrmed accurate (font type, font colour, paper colour, digits) to the codes a...
by krucifi
Thu Sep 01, 2011 12:58 pm UTC
Forum: Logic Puzzles
Topic: Populate
Replies: 4
Views: 2094

Populate

I had this idea in my head for quite sometime this is me getting my thoughts down. I will try and explain the puzzle best as possible so bear with me. Lets say i create a planet. I place on this planet 20 humanoids, 10 male and 10 female. They are all paired up 1 male and 1 female. None are related....
by krucifi
Mon Aug 29, 2011 1:11 am UTC
Forum: Logic Puzzles
Topic: Puzzle for anyone except for eve [SOLUTION]
Replies: 58
Views: 21181

Re: Puzzle for anyone except for eve [SOLUTION]

Using the method of alice calling bob and bob returning the call etc. So alice calls bob, bob calls her back now they know they are talking to each other (eve can jump and by chance call alice when they hang up pretending to be bob, so another solution could be alice calls bob, bob returns the call ...
by krucifi
Tue May 31, 2011 5:42 pm UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: No, That's A...
Replies: 395
Views: 44093

Re: No, That's A...

No thats a Foreman, a forum is an egyptian king
by krucifi
Fri Apr 22, 2011 4:52 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0889: "Turtles"
Replies: 207
Views: 61203

Re: 0889: Turtles

i think he just wanted to see if he could draw anything and have people analyse it in depth even though it HAS no depth.

EDIT: also to see if he would still get praise for doing absolutely nothing. he probably didnt even write this one.
by krucifi
Wed Apr 20, 2011 9:46 am UTC
Forum: Logic Puzzles
Topic: Tricky Box Problem
Replies: 26
Views: 5757

Re: Tricky Box Problem

Do you mean an a\times b\times c box inside an x\times y\times z box? (you dropped a "by c" in the problem statement). assuming thats the real puzzle its impossible no? Any a+b+c that is greater than x+y+z also means a greater volume. i did try think about perhaps an angled box inside but...
by krucifi
Mon Apr 18, 2011 11:22 pm UTC
Forum: Logic Puzzles
Topic: A twist on the switch problem
Replies: 57
Views: 10862

Re: A twist on the switch problem

oh so its actually unsolvable..... *facepalm*
by krucifi
Mon Apr 18, 2011 10:55 pm UTC
Forum: Logic Puzzles
Topic: A twist on the switch problem
Replies: 57
Views: 10862

Re: A twist on the switch problem

@gcoope they only switch if the state is different from when they left it. meaning sending them in again and again ad infinitum isnt going to work and if they just send in two prisoners, using my method they will eventually stop and thus wait for a state of change to occur (that never will with ...
by krucifi
Mon Apr 18, 2011 8:43 pm UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: Rap Battle Thread!
Replies: 362
Views: 191165

Re: Rap Battle Thread!

Yes badion you heart me, but how far will that cart me~? ok its partly cos you dont want to start me understand im hardly even trying when i riddle you Jiggle you, so when you type my name you get stuck and write K-R triple U unusually cripple you, these hurdles, you will not past them stumped liter...
by krucifi
Mon Apr 18, 2011 7:02 pm UTC
Forum: Logic Puzzles
Topic: A twist on the switch problem
Replies: 57
Views: 10862

Re: A twist on the switch problem

i thought they all knew the initial state was OFF when they started? wouldnt it be impossible if there wasnt a distinction between the states? ok i think i have it. think not adamant about it but im sure i have something. there will be cycles of prime numbers. ok prisoners switch only to the state t...
by krucifi
Mon Apr 18, 2011 5:55 pm UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: Rap Battle Thread!
Replies: 362
Views: 191165

Re: Rap Battle Thread!

Hah, badion you mock my spelling but cant walk the walk i said cloAked not cloCked, so go choke on a cock you get stopped like a boat when it docks you get dizzy and trippy like you downed a vodka and coke on the rocks About that landmark, you got off to a bad start cos im the statue of liberty, you...
by krucifi
Sun Apr 17, 2011 6:58 pm UTC
Forum: Logic Puzzles
Topic: A twist on the switch problem
Replies: 57
Views: 10862

Re: A twist on the switch problem

i have a sort of half idea that needs help working up. ok upon entering the room for the first time if the switch is in the OFF position, he switches it ON and becomes a switcher and counter. if he enters the room for the first time and switch is in the ON he switches it OFF and becomes an observer...
by krucifi
Sun Apr 17, 2011 6:16 pm UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: Rap Battle Thread!
Replies: 362
Views: 191165

Re: Rap Battle Thread!

Understand i am underhand, when my blows come to land your flow is just a sham, when i slit throats, the son of sam my water vapour, fucks your legacy like your daughters raper so do us all a favour, cos the only shit you stick with is on toilet paper your voice blast is nothing against my choice l...
by krucifi
Sat Apr 16, 2011 6:28 am UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: Rap Battle Thread!
Replies: 362
Views: 191165

Re: Rap Battle Thread!

ok badion im asking your cousin "why your next of kin fail?" because he aint smart enough to find a rhyme for yindale. your skin pale, turning green but thats just jealousy since when did this rap forum become a spelling bee? you cant take my rhymes because mentally you're dead last im ste...
by krucifi
Fri Apr 15, 2011 5:26 am UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: Rap Battle Thread!
Replies: 362
Views: 191165

Re: Rap Battle Thread!

ok ok that was all half assed, its almost half past and he who laughs loudest wasnt necessarily who laughed last sure im top dog, but y'all are classed last, watch the distribution on the graph masked by the task passed this is me who is running this, bull run im packin cattle you are still in your ...
by krucifi
Wed Mar 23, 2011 3:41 pm UTC
Forum: Logic Puzzles
Topic: Unfair auction
Replies: 55
Views: 11621

Re: Unfair auction

ah wait sorry i missed something i actually had put in before but didnt type up lol. i think this is the best case scenario though i cant see A spending less money. A 49 B 0 A 49 B 0 A 100 B 0 it is technically perfect play from B A spends 198 A 49 B 50 A 50 B 0 A 50 B 0 A 50 B 0 A spends 199 but s...
by krucifi
Sun Mar 20, 2011 9:58 am UTC
Forum: Logic Puzzles
Topic: Unfair auction
Replies: 55
Views: 11621

Re: Unfair auction

ah wait sorry i missed something i actually had put in before but didnt type up lol. i think this is the best case scenario though i cant see A spending less money. A 49 B 0 A 49 B 0 A 100 B 0 it is technically perfect play from B A spends 198 A 49 B 50 A 50 B 0 A 50 B 0 A 50 B 0 A spends 199 but st...
by krucifi
Sun Mar 20, 2011 9:02 am UTC
Forum: Logic Puzzles
Topic: My 12 year old student and I have been making a puzzle site
Replies: 44
Views: 8758

Re: My 12 year old student and I have been making a puzzle s

why not do what tvtropes does and COOKIE us up?
imo best log in EVER devised
by krucifi
Fri Mar 18, 2011 9:49 pm UTC
Forum: Logic Puzzles
Topic: Unfair auction
Replies: 55
Views: 11621

Re: Unfair auction

Spoiler:
A needs his bids to alway be half what B has
so always bid 50 (except after last bid only 49 needed) A will win guaranteed in 4 moves
199 dollars
by krucifi
Fri Mar 04, 2011 12:28 pm UTC
Forum: Logic Puzzles
Topic: A very interesting Mathematical Paradox
Replies: 387
Views: 158166

Re: A very interesting Mathematical Paradox

skullturf HAS nailed it. people are thinking 0.999.... is just a sequence where whenever you DO get to an end you just keep adding 9's as though those 9's will never reach the intended target of the so called "end". but there is you wont suddenly see where it stops only to see millions of ...
by krucifi
Fri Mar 04, 2011 12:14 pm UTC
Forum: Logic Puzzles
Topic: My write-up of the "Blue Eyes" solution (SPOILER A
Replies: 1368
Views: 424956

Re: My write-up of the "Blue Eyes" solution (SPOILER A

Brilliant, bernerbrau. However, I'm not quite satisfied with this: 1. What is the quantified piece of information that the Guru provides that each person did not already have? 1. The piece of information is "if there were one person on the island with blue eyes, he/she would leave tonight.&quo...
by krucifi
Wed Mar 02, 2011 3:11 am UTC
Forum: Logic Puzzles
Topic: Troll Math: FLT
Replies: 6
Views: 3459

Re: Troll Math: FLT

A^n + B^n + 2(AB)^(n/2) = D^n For all odd n the left side is irrational and the right side always rational therefore n must be an even integer. This is the mistake. Even if n is odd, the left side is not necessarily irrational. If AB is a perfect square, the left side will be rational. Let A = 1, l...
by krucifi
Wed Mar 02, 2011 2:41 am UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: You've gone too far! (RULE CHANGE)
Replies: 99
Views: 8733

Re: You've gone too far! (RULE CHANGE)

hard backed and very masterfully inked....
and cuts me everytime the turning over is too quick


i like my women the way i like my famous monuments
by krucifi
Sun Jan 30, 2011 8:43 am UTC
Forum: Logic Puzzles
Topic: My write-up of the "Blue Eyes" solution (SPOILER A
Replies: 1368
Views: 424956

Re: My write-up of the "Blue Eyes" solution (SPOILER A

ok me and a friend came up with a change in the puzzle to compensate for why noon talks to each other and stuff. we came up with 200 perfect logicians playing a card game (i forget the real name but its where they stick a card to their forehead then guess the card) so you have 100 jokers and 100 ace...
by krucifi
Sun Jan 30, 2011 8:26 am UTC
Forum: The Help Desk
Topic: xkcd log in issue
Replies: 3
Views: 710

Re: xkcd log in issue

it works on opera i downloaded that. chrome has the exact same issue which is actually worrying. i am NOT using IE on a brand new comp.
its still a pain i prefer using mozilla for my surfing :(
by krucifi
Wed Jan 26, 2011 7:43 pm UTC
Forum: The Help Desk
Topic: xkcd log in issue
Replies: 3
Views: 710

xkcd log in issue

using a friends comp for this but i cant log in to xkcd from my laptop at home. mozilla loads up but when i type in my username and password it the tab shows the loading icon then just stops and switched back to the stick figures meaning its stopped loading. im on windows 7 premium is there any reas...
by krucifi
Mon Jan 03, 2011 4:17 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0842: "Mark"
Replies: 108
Views: 45523

Re: 0842: "Mark"

I feel smugly superior for once, in that I got this comic ! Without having to look anything up. Literal thinkers, it will blow over your heads. And that's okay because there's probably some super logical or math-based jokes that fly over me but you got instantly. <3 xkcd Seriously though, if you di...
by krucifi
Sat Jan 01, 2011 3:16 am UTC
Forum: Logic Puzzles
Topic: Interesting Chess Problem
Replies: 17
Views: 5154

Re: Interesting Chess Problem

yea i see your point there. but it wouldnt change the game though would it? and optimal play is never underpromote unless absolutely necessary. And he does specify assuming optimal play. i suppose it wouldnt be wrong to calculate for every single variation. what was 5 different promotions will now b...
by krucifi
Fri Dec 31, 2010 11:08 pm UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: Combine as many memes into one as possible.
Replies: 2
Views: 1055

Re: Combine as many memes into one as possible.

ok this one will be a biggie so brace yourself been workin on it for a while...

Spoiler:
Yo dawg i herd you liek candlejack so we pu-
by krucifi
Wed Dec 29, 2010 4:39 am UTC
Forum: Logic Puzzles
Topic: Interesting Chess Problem
Replies: 17
Views: 5154

Re: Interesting Chess Problem

i doubt that because optimal play from both sides is the rule here and underpromoting is only optimal in very very few situations : * to prevent checkmate imagine white king on D3 and white queen on A2 Black pawn on C2 and black king on D1. with black to move all leads to checkmate except underpromo...

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