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by JustJohn
Sat May 02, 2009 5:22 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0576: "Packages"
Replies: 127
Views: 40638

Re: "Packages" Duscussion

Comic: 8/10
Alt text: 10/10

Nice treat for xkcd readers
by JustJohn
Fri Apr 03, 2009 1:45 pm UTC
Forum: Logic Puzzles
Topic: Three princesses
Replies: 446
Views: 199485

Re: Three princesses

Before reading the thread this is the best I can come up with: "Do either of your sisters always lie?" This has the advantage of getting the same answer (yes) from both the sisters you want. Assuming the middle sister lies half of the time you'd get an 83% success rate (5/6...
by JustJohn
Fri Apr 03, 2009 1:20 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0564: "Crossbows"
Replies: 171
Views: 65250

Re: "Crossbows" Discussion

Didn't get it at first. After reading over the guesses I think it's obvious that it's referring to Higg's prediction that the particle would be found by this coming Tuesday. As for the crossbow, it *might* be a lame pun on "boson" or something like raptors, but I like this interpretation t...

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