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Lauren (Lauren)
Posted on Tuesday, October 11, 2005 - 2:50 am:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

No limit to the number of questions, but keep it reasonable, please :)
Brian Pamandanan (Sciguy47)
Posted on Tuesday, October 11, 2005 - 3:07 am:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

It's a shame we have to die my dear?
No one's getting out of here?
Alive, this time?

What a way to go, they have no fear?
No one's getting out of here?
Alive, this time?
David Burn (Woubit)
Posted on Tuesday, October 11, 2005 - 5:10 am:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

You made me cry when we said goodbye - ain't that a shame?

Won't you come home, Bill Bailey?
Jennifer (Tigger32382)
Posted on Tuesday, October 11, 2005 - 7:51 pm:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

Alphabet?
Soup?
Do you eat alphabet soup?
Does the quick brown fox jump over the lazy dog?
Lauren (Lauren)
Posted on Tuesday, October 11, 2005 - 9:13 pm:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

By Brian Pamandanan (Sciguy47) on Tuesday, October 11, 2005 - 03:07 am:

It's a shame we have to die my dear? More or less, yes.
No one's getting out of here? Absolutely no one.
Alive, this time? Hell no.

What a way to go, they have no fear? No fear whatsoever.
No one's getting out of here? Absolutely no one.
Alive, this time? Maybe this time.

***

By David Burn (Woubit) on Tuesday, October 11, 2005 - 05:10 am:

You made me cry when we said goodbye - ain't that a shame? American Graffiti soundtrack?

Won't you come home, Bill Bailey? Hughie Cannon?

***

By Jennifer (Tigger32382) on Tuesday, October 11, 2005 - 07:51 pm:

Alphabet? Noodles!
Soup? Alphabet noodles?
Do you eat alphabet soup? I do do do do do.
Does the quick brown fox jump over the lazy dog? Multiple times, in fact.
Ian (Image)
Posted on Wednesday, October 12, 2005 - 1:57 am:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

Is this a CA rulebreaker?

Is this a rulebeaker?
Is this a CA rulebreaker?
This a CA rulebreaker?
Is a CA rulebreaker?
Is this a CA?
A CA rulebreaker?
This CA rulebreaker?
This a CA?
Is CA rulebreaker?
Is a rulebreaker?
Is a CA?
Is this rulebreaker?
Is this CA?
Is this a?
Is this?
This a?
A CA?
CA rulebreaker?
Is a?
Is CA?
Is rulebreaker?
This CA?
This rulebreaker?
A rulebreaker?
Is?
This?
A?
CA?
Rulebreaker?
?

ABCDEFGHIJKLMNOPQRSTUVWXYZ?
ABCDFEGHIJKLMNOPQRSTUVWXYZ?
abcdefghijklmnopqrstuvwxyz?
Qwerty?
Lauren (Lauren)
Posted on Wednesday, October 12, 2005 - 4:40 am:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

By Ian (Image) on Wednesday, October 12, 2005 - 01:57 am:

Is this a CA rulebreaker? What's a CA rulebreaker? (This question is not answered according to the rule.)

Is this a rulebeaker? A good one, too, don't you think?
Is this a CA rulebreaker? Huh?
This a CA rulebreaker? No?
Is a CA rulebreaker? Aren't these questions a little redundant?
Is this a CA? Maybe if you told me what a CA was...
A CA rulebreaker? A what now?
This CA rulebreaker? How many times are you going to ask this?
This a CA? No...?
Is CA rulebreaker? And if it is?
Is a rulebreaker? Do do do do.
Is a CA? Maybe... okay?
Is this rulebreaker? All right, changing the subject...
Is this CA? Hello.
Is this a? Nice weather we're having, isn't it?
Is this? A little cold and rainy, I suppose, but at least it's not snowing yet.
This a? Maybe the rest of the week will be better.
A CA? Although most of the leaves have been knocked off the trees by the rain anyway, so I don't see the point.
CA rulebreaker? Hm... I guess it's my own fault for living in cold climates, though.
Is a? Not like I'm going to tell you exactly where I live, of course.
Is CA? All the stalkers on the internet these days... you can't be too careful.
Is rulebreaker? Do do do do do do do do do do do do do do do do do do do do.
This CA? More questions?
This rulebreaker? And not an end in sight...
A rulebreaker? Haven't I answered this like twenty times already?
Is? Necessary though, I suppose, in solving a Rulebreaker.
This? And if I'm having difficulty answering so many of these, it's my fault for not setting a limit.
A? My fault AGAIN...
CA? And they wonder why I suffer from low self-esteem!
Rulebreaker? Have you ever suffered from low self-esteem?
? Nope, didn't think so.

ABCDEFGHIJKLMNOPQRSTUVWXYZ? Alphabet!
ABCDFEGHIJKLMNOPQRSTUVWXYZ? Do do do do do.
abcdefghijklmnopqrstuvwxyz? More alphabet... but tiny this time.
Qwerty? Alphabets are my favorites.
Ian (Image)
Posted on Wednesday, October 12, 2005 - 8:39 pm:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

A CA rulebreaker is a rulebreaker where the rule prevents the host from answering some questions, in which case they put 'CA' (Can't Answer) instead of an answer. An example rule might be... "I can't answer any question which contains seven words."

A?
B?
C?
D?
E?
F?
G?
Vae (Vaetrus)
Posted on Wednesday, October 12, 2005 - 9:34 pm:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

Have you ever noticed that 7 8 9?

Weird weather we're having huh?

Blue is You, when Green is Seen.

Girls are pure evil?
I actually have proof of this, :P
Lauren (Lauren)
Posted on Wednesday, October 12, 2005 - 9:49 pm:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

By Ian (Image) on Wednesday, October 12, 2005 - 08:39 pm:

A CA rulebreaker is a rulebreaker where the rule prevents the host from answering some questions, in which case they put 'CA' (Can't Answer) instead of an answer. An example rule might be... "I can't answer any question which contains seven words." Ah, thank you. In that case, I suppose I shouldn't say, just to make you all have to guess. That is the fun of a Rulebreaker, after all. :)

A? Here we go again...
B? Now I'm forced to resort to randomness...
C? Avocado?
D? Margarita?
E? Anglo-Saxon?
F? Harriet Beecher Stowe?
G? Norway?

***

By Vae (Vaetrus) on Wednesday, October 12, 2005 - 09:34 pm:

Have you ever noticed that 7 8 9? A sad state of affairs, really.

Weird weather we're having huh? Indeedy do do do do.

Blue is You, when Green is Seen. Maybe I could turn that one into a puzzle... unless it's a puzzle already?

Girls are pure evil? And boys are all angels?
I actually have proof of this, :P Now my curiosity is piqued... what's this proof? :P
David Burn (Woubit)
Posted on Wednesday, October 12, 2005 - 10:16 pm:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

How did the hen reward Beecher?

Let G be a girl, and E represent evil. To show that G = E:

In order to get a girl, one needs to expend time (T) and money (M). Thus, a girl is a product of time and money, so that

[1] G = TM

According to a well-known axiom, time is money, or T = M. Substituting M for T in [1] we may write

[2] G = M2

According to another well-known axiom, money is the root of all evil, so that

[3] M2 = E

From [2] and [3] by the principle that things equal to the same thing are equal to each other

[4] G = E

QED
Ian (Image)
Posted on Wednesday, October 12, 2005 - 10:34 pm:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

2,3,3-Trichloro-2-methypentanol?
QED?
A?
Quick?
Brown?
Fox?
Jumps?
Over?
The?
Lazy?
Dog?
Yay for organic chemistry?
Or would you prefer calculus?
Computer programming, perhaps?
Parles-tu en francais?
Hello?
Hello?
Hello?
Hello?
Hello?
Hello?
Hello?
Hello?
Hello?
Hello?
Hello?
Hello?
Hello?
Hello?
Vae (Vaetrus)
Posted on Wednesday, October 12, 2005 - 10:40 pm:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

HEY THAT IS MY PROOF???

Is it that well known?

Now you know?

Do you know it well?
Lauren (Lauren)
Posted on Saturday, October 15, 2005 - 8:01 pm:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

I almost re-wrote the equation to prove that girls don't exist... but then I realized a flaw in my math and now I have no rebuttal :(

By Ian (Image) on Wednesday, October 12, 2005 - 10:34 pm:

2,3,3-Trichloro-2-methypentanol? Honors Chem flashbacks...
QED? Not another abbrreviation... what does this one mean?
A? ABCD... c'mon, you know how much I love the alphabet... can't you at least finish it?
Quick? Maybe I should try that "random" approach to question-answering again.
Brown? Aardvark?
Fox? Heffalump?
Jumps? Nixon?
Over? Ampersand?
The? Do do do do do do do do do do do do do do do do do do do do.
Lazy? Me?
Dog? Are you calling me a lazy dog?
Yay for organic chemistry? Honors Chem is as far as I've gotten, since I'm still in high school... what courses are you taking?
Or would you prefer calculus? Not there yet, I'm only in Pre-Cal.
Computer programming, perhaps? An interesting subject, but I wouldn't have the patience.
Parles-tu en francais? Moi?
Hello? And here we go again...
Hello? Hello.
Hello? Notice how I'm not adding the colors to these "Hello"s in my response post?
Hello? As you may have noticed, color makes no difference.
Hello? Do do do do do.
Hello? Maybe that'll help you figure out the Rule.
Hello? Actually, font size makes no difference either.
Hello? Hint, hint.
Hello? Now I've just saved you some time and effort.
Hello? And myself some effort, too... it's not easy answering all these questions.
Hello? Most people think Rulebreakers are all just a walk in the park.
Hello? And I suppose, in a way, they could be.
Hello? Have you ever taken a walk in the park during a hailstorm?
Hello? Needless to say, you tend to get pelted with lots of things; in the case of a hailstorm, you get pelted with hail, and in the case of a Rulebreaker, you get pelted with "Hello"s.

By Vae (Vaetrus) on Wednesday, October 12, 2005 - 10:40 pm:

HEY THAT IS MY PROOF??? Actually, I've seen it in a couple other places, too, like the wall of the Theater I perform at.

Is it that well known? I do do do do not know.

Now you know? Math has never been my strong point, but yes, I do know and understand it.

Do you know it well? Ambiguous pronoun...
Vae (Vaetrus)
Posted on Saturday, October 15, 2005 - 9:05 pm:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

When peter piper picked a peck of pepper did he realize that pepper stung the eyes?

Why not pick a peck of onions?

If I added a message, that consisted only of spaces, would that still constitute a message?
Lauren (Lauren)
Posted on Sunday, October 16, 2005 - 3:59 am:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

By Vae (Vaetrus) on Saturday, October 15, 2005 - 09:05 pm:

When peter piper picked a peck of pepper did he realize that pepper stung the eyes? He must have, it's hard not to notice when something is stinging your eyes.

Why not pick a peck of onions? Now there's a bright idea... they sting your eyes even worse.

If I added a message, that consisted only of spaces, would that still constitute a message? Are you planning on doing that?
Jennifer (Tigger32382)
Posted on Tuesday, October 18, 2005 - 7:53 pm:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

Do?
Do do do do do?
___?
&%(*#?
Do you do the do-op?
Lauren (Lauren)
Posted on Tuesday, October 18, 2005 - 8:32 pm:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

By Jennifer (Tigger32382) on Tuesday, October 18, 2005 - 07:53 pm:

Thank you for saving my puzzle :)

Do? Moo?
Do do do do do? Are you copying me?
___? How suspicious...
&%(*#? Now, now... is swearing really necessary?
Do you do the do-op? Almost as well as the Do-op King himself.
Jennifer (Tigger32382)
Posted on Tuesday, October 18, 2005 - 8:36 pm:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

You're welcome. I don't know how much I'm saving it, since I'm pretty bad at rulebreakers

Does it matter what I write? Does this constitute an acceptable answer?
If I ask this? May you answer this?
Jennifer (Tigger32382)
Posted on Tuesday, October 18, 2005 - 8:38 pm:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

Or should the second answer be shifted up to be the first answer, and the second answer become "Answer me now!"?
Ian (Image)
Posted on Tuesday, October 18, 2005 - 10:50 pm:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

A?
Aaland islands?
Aalborg?
Aalost?
Aam?
Aar?
Aardvark?
Aardwolf?
Aare?
Aarhus?
Aaron?

If I post a long inquiry with no actual point, would you commit to a hasty and satisfactory affirmation?

Except when we need excess energy?
John Morahan (Wunderland)
Posted on Wednesday, October 19, 2005 - 9:32 pm:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

mahna mahna - do do do do do!
is this a muppet rulebreaker?
Brian Pamandanan (Sciguy47)
Posted on Thursday, October 20, 2005 - 8:37 am:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

0000?
0001?
0010?
0011?
0100?
0101?
0110?
0111?
1000?
1001?
1010?
1011?
1100?
1101?
1110?
1111?
Lauren (Lauren)
Posted on Friday, October 21, 2005 - 8:00 pm:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

By John Morahan (Wunderland) on Wednesday, October 19, 2005 - 09:32 pm:

mahna mahna - do do do do do!
is this a muppet rulebreaker? YES! Hooray :D

************ SPOILER *************

The first letter of every one of my replies spells out MAHNA MAHNA, and the "do do do do" parts are added in accordance with the Mahna Mahna song by the Muppets. I just repeated the main chorus-y part, as there are some other noises in there that are a little more difficult to spell :P

For those of you who haven't heard the song, here is the mp3:
http://www.latke.net/mahnamahna/mahnamahna.mp3

Or the video:
http://www.devilducky.com/media/7452/

This song is an oft-played favorite at my community theater, and constantly gets stuck in one's head :) There wasn't really any special knowledge necessary for this puzzle... if you noticed the MAHNA MAHNA and "do do do do" patterns, you got it.

Since the puzzle has been solved, I don't really need to answer the last set of questions... but if anyone wants replies to their questions anyway, I wouldn't mind answering a few more :P Good job to John Morahan for getting it, and thank you to Jennifer for rescuing my poor puzzle :)

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