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Okay, since the response was not that great, I will just start a mini-version of the game. The game begins today. You have time to post your replies till *Saturday, February 26th, 2005*. You may either post them here, or send them to me via email. If you post them here, you may be able to edit them till the deadline. If, however, your post is edited past February 26th, your predictions will be considered as disqualified.

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You just don't pick a winner in each (...)

Does your country switch the clocks by an hour ahead in the summers? Frankly, do you like it? What is the real purpose of it? What is the history behind it? Does everyone in the world follow the same dates for switching time? When was it first introduced? Does this topic interest you at all?

Well, the reason why I am writing on this is because it may sound all great and simple, but it's a programmer's nightmare. I have been dealing with an issue in my workplace (...)

The past couple of days have been a nightmare in the transportation department of my very own home. Saturday night my grandmother called and guilt tripped me into town to come and take her movies back to the video retnal place. This wouldn't have been so much of a bad request if it weren't for the fact that I live a nice inconveniant thirty minute drive to said town.

Everything was going fine until I drove past a semi-construction zone next to her house. When I stopped to get dinner at a (...)

I can deal with email spam. What I cannot deal with are wankers who presume the audacity to waste my lifetime by calling me and attempting to sell me their fraudulent shit. It's rude, intrusive and of course completely illegal (German page). But hey, both we and the spammers know they're organized crime, so why don't (...)

So I was thinking, supposing that artificial life existed, at what stage would you believe that artificial life is sentient?

By sentient, I mean self-aware. Realizing you exist. Most animals can't achieve this. You can make a program spit out lines that tell you it exists, but it doesn't mean it is sentient. We are sentient, for example. We know we exist.

For some people, I imagine this line isn't even crossable. For some people, there is no attribute or task that a machine can (...)

Well, it's just 20 days before the Oscars of this year are going to be announced. I am a movie buff, and I follow such award functions very closely (not only Oscars, but all the other awards given in this award season). Oscar clearly is the most popular amongst all of them, hence I try to bring more fun to it by creating some games tied to the oscars awards ceremony and asking people to participate in them.

I usually do this for other award ceremonies too in other forums, but was interested (...)


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