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Rock, paper, scissors revisited

  1. Feb 16, 2006 #1

    DaveC426913

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    I rather liked Mattara's game, and thought it had potential (for imagination that is - HINT HINT :rolleyes:), but it was shut down when it became too silly.

    With Evo's permission (granted), and Mattara's permission (pending), I'd like to start it again, but with some boundaries.

    1] Reply with an object that "beats" the previous object in some healthy and undeniable way. Replies should be of the form Y [verb]'s X.

    Things disallowed:
    a] no going back in time. (i.e "no gas" as a reply for chainsaw disallowed) You can act upon the object that was brought, but you cannot change what was brought.
    b] no people or actions (man refilling tank disallowed, though I guess can of gas is allowed)
    c] no fictional objects or half-baked theoretical objects (repealing nature)
    d] no repeats - an object can only be used once
    e] no hammers!

    (And let's see if we can get a single thread going, rather than multiple branches - though I don't know how).

    I'll start it off:

    Pen writes post.
     
    Last edited: Feb 17, 2006
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  3. Feb 16, 2006 #2
    Thermite......burns computer with the post, the table, and burns a hole through the ground.... (it melts metal, you can't hammer it. Once the reaction starts, nothing can stop it. Its nasty stuff, BEAT THAT!)
     
  4. Feb 16, 2006 #3

    Gokul43201

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    I have no clue what the original game was about (Dave, you should include a link), so I'm guessing a little here :
    Post kills thread.
     
  5. Feb 16, 2006 #4

    DaveC426913

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    Sorry, the active word is pen. The game is to find something that beats pen.

    eg. Tin snips cut pen.
     
  6. Feb 16, 2006 #5

    arildno

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    Off-topic: Are maces allowed?
     
  7. Feb 16, 2006 #6

    Chi Meson

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    Sulfuric acid dissolves tin snips.

    (See, I can play nice too.)
     
  8. Feb 16, 2006 #7

    arildno

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    Lye neutralizes acid
     
  9. Feb 16, 2006 #8
    H20 dissolves resultant salt.
     
  10. Feb 16, 2006 #9

    arildno

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    Hummingbird drinks H20
     
  11. Feb 16, 2006 #10
    Birdflu kills hummingbird.
     
  12. Feb 16, 2006 #11
    Vaccine prevents bird flu.

    Edit: hmmm, sorry, this may be against "no going back in time"
     
    Last edited: Feb 16, 2006
  13. Feb 16, 2006 #12

    BobG

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    FDA requires further testing of vaccine before allowing it to go on market.
     
  14. Feb 16, 2006 #13
    I believe it does.

    Birdflu kills hummingbird is the last proper thing posted to defeat.
     
  15. Feb 16, 2006 #14

    BobG

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    DDT eradicates birds.

    Edit: What a lame post. DDT kills bugs and birds eat bugs, but it will take years to eradicate birds. It'll never work in time to stop an outbreak of birdflu.
     
  16. Feb 16, 2006 #15

    arildno

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    Gamma ray bursts kills all life on Earth, and in extension, kills bird flu.
     
  17. Feb 16, 2006 #16

    BobG

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  18. Feb 16, 2006 #17
    Yikes!

    .........
     
  19. Feb 16, 2006 #18

    arildno

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  20. Feb 16, 2006 #19
    flames, it will melt the hammer and everything around it
     
  21. Feb 16, 2006 #20
    We suck at this game.
     
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