Alex Truelsen on Tue, 7 Jun 2005 21:45:40 -0500 (CDT)

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[s-d] Re: [s-b] [auto] Wonko votes

> Proposal 108/0: What A Silly Proposal [WASP] : Against
> Well done. I believe the intent was that this would pass easily, 
> ostensibly making a statement about the unimportance of Wins while in fact 
> making RW the only Winner. This would happen because "I declare I have won, 
> secondly I declare everyone else to have won." only half works, since 
> players can declare themselves to have won but cannot declare others to have 
> done the same.
> However, to work properly the proposal would have to say "The player named 
> Rainbow Wolfe declares emself to have won"; as it's currently phrased, it 
> either indicates that the proposal itself wins, or that Peter (being the 
> Minister who implements the proposal) wins. I think the former definition is 
> a more reasonable interpretation of the prop, and so it seems that this 
> proposal is about to become the first victor of B Nomic since the resetting 
> of the game.

Is that going to have to be tracked on the Roster? Can a proposal be an 
External Force? Can External Forces be proposals? What happens if a player 
is a proposal and fails? Pardon me, I have to go do something stupid because 
it amuses me.

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