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There are three puzzlers in the puzzle forum: A Newbie, a Senior Riddler, and an Uberpuzzler. All three are honest, but can only give answers to the best of their knowledge. Newbies are confused creatures. Senior Riddlers have great powers of perception, but are not yet infallible. Uberpuzzlers are omniscient beings who are your greatest allies in the Puzzle Forum!!! The Uberpuzzler can exert Influence arbitrarily often. Furthermore, an Uberpuzzler only uses his power of Influence in a very specific way. (Thus, he employs a strategy defined as a mapping f : S3 x {(T|F)*} -> {0,1}, which can be interpreted as follows: for each ordering of the puzzlers "sigma" (a permutation in S3, e.g. Note that this is different from saying that the puzzler chooses when the Uberpuzzler applies Influence! Determine with proof the minimum number of questions which will allow you to identify which puzzler is which. [* The Newbie does not make any new posts during questioning. ;) ] Related:  Funny

SCHOPENHAUER'S 38 STRATAGEMS, OR 38 WAYS TO WIN AN ARGUMENT Arthur Schopenhauer (1788-1860), was a brilliant German philosopher. These 38 Stratagems are excerpts from "The Art of Controversy", first translated into English and published in 1896. Carry your opponent's proposition beyond its natural limits; exaggerate it. The more general your opponent's statement becomes, the more objections you can find against it. The more restricted and narrow his or her propositions remain, the easier they are to defend by him or her. (abstracted from the book:Numerical Lists You Never Knew or Once Knew and Probably Forget, by: John Boswell and Dan Starer) The Sexual Bucket List: 50 Things to Do Sexually Before You Die Bucket What sexual things should everyone experience before they die? And how does someone who married young rank against those who didn't? I got married at 25 and started dating my husband seriously at 23. More from The Stir: Is He Too Small, Or Am I Too Picky? Prior to that, I was in two very serious relationships (both of which ended in engagements) over several years and those three men sum up the grand total of my sexual experience. I know I lucked out when I met Rob, so I would trade a few wild and crazy sexual experiences for the really good one of meeting my soul mate at 23 (actually, we met at 10) -- but this idea of "sexual bucket lists" does intrigue me. Ninety percent of these can be done in the context of a loving, safe marriage (like mine). 15. More from The Stir: How to Make a Sex Tape 36. How many have you done? Written by Sasha Brown-Worsham on CafeMom's blog, The Stir Image via Augapfel/Flickr

math jokes, humor, and poetry We're moving! I'm in the process of dismantling this joke site and migrating it over to a more accessible, easier-to-update blog. You can check it out at Let epsilon be less than zero. However, until the move is completed, I'm keeping this archive available... but note that more and more of the links will forward you to their new home. Math jokes Humor Science, technology, and academia The analysis of contemporary music \\ Bio-Optic Organized Knowledge device \\ B.S. Harmonic analysis Poetry 4:45 a.m. \\ The axes not analyzed \\ Brokenspacebar \\ Cheers!

The Open Organisation Of Lockpickers :: Meetings This is a repository of the most up-to-date versions of Deviant's lock diagrams and animations. Seen in all of the TOOOL educational materials and slide decks, these files are all released under the Creative Commons license. You are free to use any of them for non-commercial purposes, as long as they are properly attributed and the same freedom for others is maintained in all derivative works. Please note that these diagrams have evolved and developed over time. While Deviant is still proud of the older versions of his images, if you still have copies of legacy material they should all be replaced with the latest versions available here. Lock Basics and Mechanical Operation How pin tumblers are arranged and how locks operate (or fail to) with conventional keys Introduction to Lockpicking Overview of why lock picking is possible and the use of basic pick tools Manipulation-Resistant Locks Spool pins, mushroom pins, and other ways of increasing security Diagrams of Bumping Attacks

10 Jaw-Dropping Videos Of Amazing Scientific Phenomena Technology Life is full of wonders that most of us will never see. From the quantum to the cosmic, there are forces at play all around us that shape and mold our world. Most of them are readily visible in day-to-day life, but underneath the veneer of reality lies a realm teeming with the twisted caricatures of familiar scientific principles. 10 Quantum Levitation When you cool certain materials below a base temperature, they become superconductors, which conduct electricity with zero resistance. At least it was, until the advent of high-temperature superconductors. And since that also happens to be the boiling point of liquid nitrogen, we can tap into some other bizarre traits of superconductors at room temperature, as in the above video. 9 Newton’s Beads If you take a jar right now and fill it with a long chain of Mardi Gras beads, you can recreate this phenomenon in your living room. This is a pretty simple concept, but it looks really cool in action. 8 Ferrofluid Sculptures How fast?

Logical Paradoxes Top 10 Lists - Listverse What you’re about to see is a hungry snake having a bit of a snack | Funny and Touching Stories This huge snake is an olive python. It’s native to Australia… and like many other animals on that continent, it’s pretty deadly. For example: it can just eat a crocodile as a snack. What you see here is the python consuming a juvenile saltwater crocodile. After eating a meal this size, this snake probably won’t eat for months. When eating something THIS big, pythons will basically re-arrange their internal organs to make room for the food. Their heart will increase in length to make room. Also, their intestines experience massive hypertrophy in order to pump out enough digestive enzymes to consume this meal. Whatever the snake can’t digest will be passed… eventually. That just can’t be comfortable. This is actually very similar to how I look after Thanksgiving. All done. If crocodiles can eat humans and snakes can eat crocodiles, that means if you see a huge olive python, you should probably head in the other direction. I think I’m just going to stay inside from now on.

These 28 drawings that best explains what the situation is in the world | Daily Pastime These 28 drawings that best explains what the situation is in the world by admin · May 31, 2014 Pawel Kuczynski is a Polish artist who began drawing satirical illustrations since 2004. source Tags: drawingsexplainspoliticsituation is in the worldworld situation You may also like... Follow: Interesting 21 Restaurants you must visit! More

29 Cool Business Cards That Are Unforgettable - Awesome Business Cards How many business cards have you kept and remembered after meeting someone new? A few? One? None? More than likely, you have thrown away or stored most of the business cards you were handed without giving them more thought. It would impossible to do that with these 29 business cards. 1.) JWT, Brazil 2.) 3.) 4.) Caserne 5.) 6.) Struck, USA 7.) Piko, Moldova 8.) Marked for Trade 9.) Jamie Wieck 10.) Dario Monetini 11.) OpusMúltipla, Curitiba, Brazil 12.) Michael Häne & Remo Caminada 13.) DDB, Brazil 14.) 15.) Rethink Canada 16.) Igor Perkusic 17.) Healthy People by Grey, Istanbul, Turkey 18.) Fabio Milito design, Roma, Italy 19.) Y&R, São Paulo, Brazil 20.) Rethink, Vancouver, Canada 21.) Agency: Publicis, Brazil 22.) 23.) flux 24.) Bos, Toronto, Canada 25.) Leo Burnett, Dubai, United Arab Emirates 26.) 27.) Leo Burnett, Shanghai, China 28.) Rethink, Canada 29.) (H/T Bored Panda) These cards are genius.