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 [quote="Ghost Post"]Was browsing through the puzzles and I noticed a possibly alternate solution to the above puzzle. If the numbers are counted by digits rather than actual numbers, then an alternate solution could be: There are 11 1's 2 2's 1 3's 1 4's 1 5's 1 6's 1 7's 1 8's 1 9's and 1 0's in this sentence. The 11 would count as two 1's and the 2 2's would make itself true. Comments? Suggestions? Death threats??[/quote]
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Ghost Post
Posted: Sat Feb 19, 2000 5:36 am    Post subject: 1

I too solved this by using "11", "2", "1", "1"...
Came to the discussion forum to spout about how brilliant I was, all the while KNOWING that someone would already have this solution...
Nice job, Mylon...
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Posted: Tue Oct 05, 1999 10:09 pm    Post subject: 0

Somwhere I saw the exact same puzzle, and both your answer and the Grey Labyrinth answer were given as correct. I agree with your soulution also.
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Posted: Mon Sep 27, 1999 11:10 pm    Post subject: -1

Was browsing through the puzzles and I noticed a possibly alternate solution to the above puzzle. If the numbers are counted by digits rather than actual numbers, then an alternate solution could be:

There are 11 1's 2 2's 1 3's 1 4's 1 5's 1 6's 1 7's 1 8's 1 9's and 1 0's
in this sentence.

The 11 would count as two 1's and the 2 2's would make itself true.