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72 Post author: Eliezer_Yudkowsky 15 February 2008 10:53PM

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Comment author: Pete_Carlton 16 February 2008 02:55:25AM 4 points [-]

Good point, especially since the most common words become devalued or politicized ("surge", "evil", "terror" &c.) but...

The existence of this game surprised me, when I discovered it. Why wouldn't you just say "An artificial group conflict in which you use a long wooden cylinder to whack a thrown spheroid, and then run between four safe positions?"

So what was your score?

(Did you cut your enemy?)