Baron von Skippy on 10 Oct 2003 03:23:49 -0000

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Re: [spoon-discuss]Re: [Spoon-business] Whn you'r bord, what ls can you do?

>> Aha! Now I have an idea for what to change this prop to.
>> I amend the prop entitled __Stop That!__ to read:
>> {{
>> __A Void__
>> Add a part C.5 to r437 as follows:
>> {{
>> C.5. Void Form
>> Void Form is such a form; a proposal is in Void Form if and only if it
>> has 30+ words, and fails to contain any char. which, in our standard
>> list of chars, occurs 'twixt d and f. Void Form has a prop bonus of 15
>> points and 1 Charm.
>> A prop in Void Form with 200+ words gains its author 40 additional
>> points upon its passing, but only if its author asks for said points
>> upon its passing. [[That's a lot of points, but that's a lot of words,
>> too; and if you don't notify us of your prop's status as a 200+ word
>> void prop, you don't gain all that bonus.]] }} }}
>Ah.  I see I have a challenge presented to me.  Note that I am a veteran of, among 
>other things, the 52-word palindromic blog post challenge.
>[insert sound of knuckles cracking]
>Bring it on, sucka.
-So you wish to forbid this symbol from our proposals... a tricky proposition, obviously, but I do not quail so fast from such as this. I will support your (a tad whimsical, at minimum) prop. How much difficulty can forty words sans that, as you say, "char." truly occasion? An inquiry: is it within the laws of B Nomic to switch /linguas/, to borrow from the Italian, randomly to allow us to hop through this hoop at such occasion as a lack of synonyms without that backwards and flipped schwa? (This post contains 103 such words, not including my sig at the bottom... whoo!-

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