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bonanova
Posted: Thu Jul 28, 2011 3:17 pm    Post subject: 1

Jack_Ian wrote:
If I go down this road (indicate road 1), would I reach Musquodoboit?
No! He is lying, take the road.
No! He's lying, take road 2

I'm assuming I've misunderstood something, because the solution seems a little too simple.
Also, you might have come from Shubenacadie.
Or perhaps you could read the other signs, since only the one to Shubenacadie was eaten.

Don't you need [if and] only if for that to work?
JohnP
Posted: Fri Apr 08, 2011 2:56 pm    Post subject: 0

So I was thinking. Werewolves are when men turn into wolves and then want to eat live people. Zombies are when dead men come alive and want to eat live people. If a werewolf and a zombie were fighting over a tasty morsel who would win? Or would they share?
Lepton*
Posted: Thu Apr 07, 2011 10:07 am    Post subject: -1

Yes, it's that simple.
Jack_Ian
Posted: Wed Apr 06, 2011 4:10 pm    Post subject: -2

If I go down this road (indicate road 1), would I reach Musquodoboit?
No! He is lying, take the road.
No! He's lying, take road 2

I'm assuming I've misunderstood something, because the solution seems a little too simple.
Also, you might have come from Shubenacadie.
Or perhaps you could read the other signs, since only the one to Shubenacadie was eaten.
Zag
Posted: Wed Apr 06, 2011 4:08 pm    Post subject: -3

Baah! I spent too long trying to come up with something clever, and got beaten to the punch.
Zag
Posted: Wed Apr 06, 2011 4:07 pm    Post subject: -4

I ask the troll, "Do werewolves taste delicious?"

Then I go back the way I came from..
JohnP
Posted: Wed Apr 06, 2011 4:06 pm    Post subject: -5

Didn't you arrive at the fork coming from Musquodoboit? If you want to return to it wouldn't you just turn around and go back on the road you came on? No questions are needed or am I missing something?
Lepton
Posted: Wed Apr 06, 2011 3:42 pm    Post subject: -6

While on vacation in Puzzlevania, you decide to take a day's walk down a country lane from Musquodoboit to Shubenacadie, the hometown of an author you've long wanted to meet. Unfortunately, you've never been down this road before and, as luck would have it, you are shortly interrupted by a rather ugly troll. The troll is, of course, standing at a fork in the road.