Baron von Skippy on Fri, 19 Mar 2004 12:15:33 -0600 (CST)

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Re: [spoon-discuss] Re: [Spoon-business] finance and such

>> >A sensible warning, but I don't see anything wrong with inflation
>> (in B
>> >Nomic), indeed it could be quite exciting.  A reasonable goal would
>> be
>> >Germany 1923-4, or, even better, France 1793-4. 
>> -Feh. Lightweights. The record was either Romania or Bulgaria, I
>> believe in the interwar period, when one unit of the prewar currency
>> was worth 828,000,000,000,000,000,000,000,000,000 postwar. Anyway, as
>> long as Wonko's still playing, put a cap on the currency.-
>I for one wouldn't consider that a reasonable goal.  A limit of 100%
>inflation per nweek would be challenging without making financial
>affairs unworkable.

-All it takes is an infinite loop.-
>> -Again, this is unwise. Such a plan would simply mean that a player
>> (Wonko) who found (Wonko) a hole (Wonko) in the rule (Wonko) could
>> then get an exponentially increasing number of Tildex every nweek,
>> and probably shut the rest of us out in the process.
>If the rest of us can't find a way to plug the hole for nweeks on end,
>or can't agree on how to do it, (Wonko) deserves all e can get.
-Yes, the promise that someone will get filthy rich off of a hole here and it'll be partly my fault makes /me/ want to vote for this...-

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