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Schazer
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The Post Making Context is now lean and trim again, and hopefully the forum will be too!

Threads can creep a bit over 100 pages with no problem so in the event this thread bumps over that next time I can split things off the back end instead of the front?

peace to the unsung peace to the martyrs | i'm johnny rotten appleseed
clouds is shaky love | broke as hell but i got a bunch of ringtones
eyes blood red bruise aubergine | Sue took something now Sue doesn't sleep | saint average, day in the life of
staying warm in arctic blizzard | that's my battle 'til I get inanimate | woke up in the noon smelling doom and death | out the house, great outdoors
Feeling homesick no matter where I is | Gonna beg steal and borrow 'til we live like kings
03-28-2017 02:32 AM
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Dragon Fogel
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Behold! As I post, not just one post appears, but two!

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03-28-2017 02:46 AM
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Schazer
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your post isn't a ghost post? Dragon Fogel?? More like Foolgel?

peace to the unsung peace to the martyrs | i'm johnny rotten appleseed
clouds is shaky love | broke as hell but i got a bunch of ringtones
eyes blood red bruise aubergine | Sue took something now Sue doesn't sleep | saint average, day in the life of
staying warm in arctic blizzard | that's my battle 'til I get inanimate | woke up in the noon smelling doom and death | out the house, great outdoors
Feeling homesick no matter where I is | Gonna beg steal and borrow 'til we live like kings
03-28-2017 02:48 AM
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Gatr
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guys i just want to say i straight up have no idea how to solve one of these. any pointers?

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03-31-2017 10:33 PM
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Dragon Fogel
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Well, usually what happens is we have no idea so we just post nonsense.

Then one of the pieces of nonsense passes a rule we have trouble passing and usually that's when it becomes a meme.

When we actually attempt to solve PMC rounds, usually what we do is look at posts that pass a particular rule and see if we can spot anything similar about them. If that doesn't work, we ask for hints.

Sometimes we just flat-out interrogate the host on Discord and get very heavy hints.

This post probably doesn't pass rule 4, I don't know, I haven't been paying that much attention this round.

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I'm serious | It makes perfect sense | Easy as ABC! | I can't even explain it
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Schazer
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peace to the unsung peace to the martyrs | i'm johnny rotten appleseed
clouds is shaky love | broke as hell but i got a bunch of ringtones
eyes blood red bruise aubergine | Sue took something now Sue doesn't sleep | saint average, day in the life of
staying warm in arctic blizzard | that's my battle 'til I get inanimate | woke up in the noon smelling doom and death | out the house, great outdoors
Feeling homesick no matter where I is | Gonna beg steal and borrow 'til we live like kings
04-02-2017 03:47 AM
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PepperYena
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04-06-2017 12:55 AM
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Wheat
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you make post here

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qwerx3
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Stats for your interest (also possible recalibration if I messed up):

You've passed rule 3 29 times so far. You've passed rule 4 11 times so far. You've passed rule 5 5 times so far.

(03-15-2017 06:21 AM)Dragon Fogel Wrote:  Oh, I meant to post lamenting Sruix's absence in this thread, not the easier one.

Well, we haven't made much progress in either, so I guess it's fine.

Passes none of the rules

(03-16-2017 02:43 AM)Dragon Fogel Wrote:  Day two of puzzles: not going as good as day one.

On the positive side: we solved one of the least-solved puzzles of the new set.
On the negative: we haven't solved any others.

Passes rule 2

(03-28-2017 02:32 AM)Schazer Wrote:  The Post Making Context is now lean and trim again, and hopefully the forum will be too!

Threads can creep a bit over 100 pages with no problem so in the event this thread bumps over that next time I can split things off the back end instead of the front?

Passes none of the rules

(03-28-2017 02:46 AM)Dragon Fogel Wrote:  Behold! As I post, not just one post appears, but two!

Passes rule 2

(03-28-2017 02:48 AM)Schazer Wrote:  your post isn't a ghost post? Dragon Fogel?? More like Foolgel?

Passes none of the rules

(03-31-2017 10:33 PM)Gatr Wrote:  guys i just want to say i straight up have no idea how to solve one of these. any pointers?

Passes none of the rules

(04-01-2017 12:27 AM)Dragon Fogel Wrote:  Well, usually what happens is we have no idea so we just post nonsense.

Then one of the pieces of nonsense passes a rule we have trouble passing and usually that's when it becomes a meme.

When we actually attempt to solve PMC rounds, usually what we do is look at posts that pass a particular rule and see if we can spot anything similar about them. If that doesn't work, we ask for hints.

Sometimes we just flat-out interrogate the host on Discord and get very heavy hints.

This post probably doesn't pass rule 4, I don't know, I haven't been paying that much attention this round.

Passes none of the rules

(04-02-2017 03:47 AM)Schazer Wrote:  Snart

Passes rule 1 and 2!

(04-06-2017 12:55 AM)PepperYena Wrote:  What am I looking at

Passes rule 1 and 2!

(04-06-2017 04:40 AM)Wheat Wrote:  you make post here

Passes rule 1 and 2!
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qwerx3
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Rule 3 passes (so far), minified:
1) lock this thread
2) fine with either
3) whole lifespan
4) reply number
5) other variables
6) Apocalypse Bringer Kieros
7) weird dog
8) (not req)
9)
Code:
[img]https://68.media.tumblr.com/636571d24c232cb26e1e60431b18ee66/tumblr_ogv7ozXEKF1vjodnlo1_1280.png[/img]
10) Nine trapsiboigles
11) distress signal
12)
Code:
[img]https://68.media.tumblr.com/636571d24c232cb26e1e60431b18ee66/tumblr_ogv7ozXEKF1vjodnlo1_1280.png[/img]
13) local law enforcement
14)
Code:
[size=xx-small](yes that is the entirety of the hint)[/size]
15) expecting pictures
16) "Can we kinkshame Quiplash?" - Kíeros
17) double click bug
18) SWARM THEORY
19) I don't think there has been any serious effort yet
20) okay can we pretend one of those coloured bits in 12 is a hyperlink and that 13 doesn't exist
21) ascending the red giant branch
22) ATTENTION!
23) v
24) cradle of a race
25) whichever numbers he damn well pleases
26) I'm feeling dlorph
27) NICOLAUS COPERNICUS
28) Submachine Universe
29) NICOLAUS COPERNICUS
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Schazer
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Lock this snarting thread

peace to the unsung peace to the martyrs | i'm johnny rotten appleseed
clouds is shaky love | broke as hell but i got a bunch of ringtones
eyes blood red bruise aubergine | Sue took something now Sue doesn't sleep | saint average, day in the life of
staying warm in arctic blizzard | that's my battle 'til I get inanimate | woke up in the noon smelling doom and death | out the house, great outdoors
Feeling homesick no matter where I is | Gonna beg steal and borrow 'til we live like kings
04-12-2017 10:54 PM
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Dragon Fogel
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Welcome to the Snart Consortium

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I'm serious | It makes perfect sense | Easy as ABC! | I can't even explain it
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Akumu
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2h √3 #1 #1
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Dragon Fogel
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Is snart the new fremp?

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Akumu
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the hot new fremp?
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