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by Flumble
Mon Jan 14, 2019 8:53 pm UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: One Letter Word Game
Replies: 2962
Views: 185060

Re: One Letter Word Game

testicles

Why, why did you pick testicle? :cry:
by Flumble
Mon Jan 14, 2019 8:51 pm UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: Count to a Million
Replies: 89020
Views: 6397763

Re: Count to a Million

88925

Keep it together Sciscitor, you're 11k ahead of us.
by Flumble
Mon Jan 14, 2019 4:44 pm UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: Count to a Million
Replies: 89020
Views: 6397763

Re: Count to a Million

88914

eighty-eight thousand nine hundred and fourteen
by Flumble
Mon Jan 14, 2019 5:04 am UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: Count to a Million
Replies: 89020
Views: 6397763

Re: Count to a Million

still 88900
or 88898, whatever, next post should be 88901.

When I said "coming up" I didn't mean you can skip a number to get there immediately. :lol:
by Flumble
Mon Jan 14, 2019 5:02 am UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: One Letter Word Game
Replies: 2962
Views: 185060

Re: One Letter Word Game

tenticle

I swear it's a word! :oops: (still better than losing the game with "tentacled")
by Flumble
Mon Jan 14, 2019 4:49 am UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: Count to a Million
Replies: 89020
Views: 6397763

Re: Count to a Million

88897

Last full-house for a while coming up.
by Flumble
Mon Jan 14, 2019 4:48 am UTC
Forum: Mathematics
Topic: Math: Fleeting Thoughts
Replies: 408
Views: 130726

Re: Math: Fleeting Thoughts

In any case, let's not discount any non-human entities that may work for degrees. They're worker-years. For some mathy thoughts: if you have a linear programming problem in k dimensions/properties and n variables, does your solution contain at most min{k,n} non-zero entries? In particular, I have a ...
by Flumble
Mon Jan 14, 2019 4:07 am UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: Count to a Million
Replies: 89020
Views: 6397763

Re: Count to a Million

88894

At least you can sleep better knowing that flicky didn't get a magic number. again. again. :P
by Flumble
Mon Jan 14, 2019 3:51 am UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: One Letter Word Game
Replies: 2962
Views: 185060

Re: One Letter Word Game

pentacle

I convened with the great oracle (/usr/share/dict/british-english-insane) whether there was another way, but all it did was spew out 650,000 words it said no. How daft.
by Flumble
Mon Jan 14, 2019 3:41 am UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: Count to a Million
Replies: 89020
Views: 6397763

Re: Count to a Million

88892

I mean, I had the fortune of showing up (while checking on the change-a-letter game) a mere 15 seconds after you posted 88887.
by Flumble
Mon Jan 14, 2019 3:30 am UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: Count to a Million
Replies: 89020
Views: 6397763

Re: Count to a Million

88890

Thanks. Sorry addams; I'll try and help you and ObsessoMom claim the 99999 and 100000. :wink:
by Flumble
Mon Jan 14, 2019 3:17 am UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: Count to a Million
Replies: 89020
Views: 6397763

Re: Count to a Million

88888

'Tis not flicky?
by Flumble
Sun Jan 13, 2019 10:20 pm UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: One Letter Word Game
Replies: 2962
Views: 185060

Re: One Letter Word Game

tenaces
by Flumble
Sun Jan 13, 2019 7:56 pm UTC
Forum: Mathematics
Topic: Math: Fleeting Thoughts
Replies: 408
Views: 130726

Re: Math: Fleeting Thoughts

The degree is a unit of work, equal to about 3 years.
by Flumble
Sat Jan 12, 2019 12:45 am UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: One Letter Word Game
Replies: 2962
Views: 185060

Re: One Letter Word Game

tingles
by Flumble
Sat Jan 12, 2019 12:44 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Bored and Horny, or: suggestions for a lazy Friday night
Replies: 7
Views: 374

Bored and Horny, or: suggestions for a lazy Friday night

This thread is for suggestions and discussion of things you can do around the house on a rainy afternoon (or a Friday night for that matter). A thread of this kind probably exists in FaiD, but not yet in the outer regions. Some suggestions from my side: ⋅ watch a film ⋅ play mari...
by Flumble
Fri Jan 11, 2019 11:38 pm UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: One Letter Word Game
Replies: 2962
Views: 185060

Re: One Letter Word Game

tickles
by Flumble
Fri Jan 11, 2019 10:29 pm UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: One Letter Word Game
Replies: 2962
Views: 185060

Re: One Letter Word Game

suckles
by Flumble
Fri Jan 11, 2019 7:04 pm UTC
Forum: Mathematics
Topic: Favorite Mathematical Equation
Replies: 87
Views: 11426

Re: Favorite Mathematical Equation

But x≠{} and x≠{{}}.

What was I smoking yesterday? Of course it is, but it's still, just, wrong.
by Flumble
Fri Jan 11, 2019 3:33 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Thoughts for ships
Replies: 90072
Views: 8279877

Re: Thoughts for ships

A Day in the Life of a Hoarder: Nesting your collection of empty cardboard boxes for efficient storage so you don't have to throw any of them away. I do that too. Does that make me a hoarder? :oops: Empty cardboard boxes* are a great source of storage containers. And there are many things that need...
by Flumble
Thu Jan 10, 2019 4:06 am UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: Generic Game
Replies: 704
Views: 48041

Re: Generic Game

Post lamenting how this forumite got sidetracked on chridd's scoring site and ended up here.

I ought to win the game, though, by virtue of having the last reply as you can see.
by Flumble
Thu Jan 10, 2019 3:44 am UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: Thread Necromancy III: Electric Boogaloo II
Replies: 55
Views: 14308

Re: Thread Necromancy III: Electric Boogaloo II

Eh, it gets me in the current top 10, so why not?
by Flumble
Wed Jan 09, 2019 11:53 pm UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: One Letter Word Game
Replies: 2962
Views: 185060

Re: One Letter Word Game

seize

(sine already appeared twice?)
by Flumble
Wed Jan 09, 2019 11:47 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 2096: "Mattresses"
Replies: 35
Views: 1936

Re: 2096: "Mattresses"

In case anyone is wondering, the referred article is real, and it's brilliant. If you ever relied on internet reviews to make a decision, read it. https://www.fastcompany.com/3065928/sleepopolis-casper-bloggers-lawsuits-underside-of-the-mattress-wars That's a neat article. Too bad for sleepopolis t...
by Flumble
Wed Jan 09, 2019 10:57 pm UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: One Letter Word Game
Replies: 2962
Views: 185060

Re: One Letter Word Game

shiver
by Flumble
Wed Jan 09, 2019 10:54 pm UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: One Letter Word Game
Replies: 2962
Views: 185060

Re: One Letter Word Game

slivers

svenman wrote:Assuming that we did, the last submission would still be valid, so why not?

It's more of a request to flicky to change his message too.
by Flumble
Wed Jan 09, 2019 10:52 pm UTC
Forum: Movies and TV Shows
Topic: Doctor Whom
Replies: 4990
Views: 699158

Re: Doctor Whom

Finally sat down to watch the last of season 11 and the 2019 episode. They were all "okay I guess". Mirror universe was the worst with its inconsistencies. Really, what's the point of filling half the episode with "oooh scary antizone labyrinth" if you disregard it afterwards...
by Flumble
Wed Jan 09, 2019 4:14 pm UTC
Forum: Science
Topic: quarkcosh1's miscellaneous science posts
Replies: 73
Views: 5170

Re: quarkcosh1's miscellaneous science posts

p1t1o wrote:
quarkcosh1 wrote:I am focused on simple programs.


Formula to calculate digits of pi:

pi = C/d

But hold on, that formula is actually correct. quarkcosh1 seems to want approximations that deviate after a few digits.
by Flumble
Wed Jan 09, 2019 3:44 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 2096: "Mattresses"
Replies: 35
Views: 1936

Re: 2096: "Mattresses"

This comic was sponsored by the HD display industry. You don't need anti-aliasing with 8K. Well that got outdated in 5 minutes.

There are still podcasts out there that don't have ads in them, right?
by Flumble
Wed Jan 09, 2019 3:21 pm UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: One Letter Word Game
Replies: 2962
Views: 185060

Re: One Letter Word Game

roves

I was sure I typed the r on my screen. :oops: Can we switch around?
by Flumble
Wed Jan 09, 2019 5:51 am UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: One Letter Word Game
Replies: 2962
Views: 185060

Re: One Letter Word Game

droves
by Flumble
Mon Jan 07, 2019 11:05 pm UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: One Letter Word Game
Replies: 2962
Views: 185060

Re: One Letter Word Game

pivots
by Flumble
Mon Jan 07, 2019 7:40 pm UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: One Letter Word Game
Replies: 2962
Views: 185060

Re: One Letter Word Game

pots
by Flumble
Sun Jan 06, 2019 9:17 am UTC
Forum: Gaming
Topic: Minecraft
Replies: 9414
Views: 1406129

Re: Minecraft

My New Year's resolutions are to finally look into that missing region*, set up proper backups (rather than "just an outdated copy") and try to improve server performance. Well, they're not really resolutions, but I've started doing them (unlike normal resolutions). Logged in to check if m...
by Flumble
Fri Jan 04, 2019 7:10 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 2094: "Short Selling"
Replies: 44
Views: 1898

Re: 2094: "Short Selling"

Short selling is quickly giving lard in return for money to someone who's no taller than 1.50m (5ft).
by Flumble
Fri Jan 04, 2019 4:00 am UTC
Forum: Coding
Topic: Coding: Fleeting Thoughts
Replies: 9907
Views: 1851327

Re: Coding: Fleeting Thoughts

How hard would it be to find the longest path over all English* words of 1-5 letters, connected by adding, changing or deleting a letter ? There are quite a lot of them and their degrees vary wildly. (I'm quite certain there's no Hamiltonian path, though, because quick and quack can't get anywhere w...
by Flumble
Fri Jan 04, 2019 3:12 am UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: One Letter Word Game
Replies: 2962
Views: 185060

Re: One Letter Word Game

hat

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by Flumble
Thu Jan 03, 2019 7:14 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 2092: "Consensus New Year"
Replies: 28
Views: 1386

Re: 2092: "Consensus New Year"

herbstschweigen wrote:That's exactly what I meant. The half from the Date Line to Greenwich is the eastern, asian, earlier sunrise one.

from the date line to greenwich.png
by Flumble
Wed Jan 02, 2019 6:53 pm UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: One Letter Word Game
Replies: 2962
Views: 185060

Re: One Letter Word Game

by Flumble
Wed Jan 02, 2019 5:38 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 2089: "Christmas Eve Eve"
Replies: 37
Views: 2066

Re: 2089: "Christmas Eve Eve"

Archgeek wrote:
xtifr wrote:Extrapolating a little farther, your greati grandfather would be your grandparent's sibling. And so on...

Now you're just exacerbating the complexity of the topic by imagining things.

It does explain why incest often has a negative result.

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