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  1. hugemonkey

    This reminds me or that question, "What is the ideal government?" Many people mention that a "benevolent dictator" or "good king" would be the best, but that is very subjective depending on what you mean by "best". Maybe fast acting but certainly hit or miss. Anarchies tend to slip into might-equals-right situations; where the rich, powerful or just the most ruthless end up running the show. An informed democracy would be just as utopian. The best kind of government should barely be felt in my opinion (so it feels like anarchy but it isn't): trash gets picked-up the trains run on time etc.
  2. I will bite on this. This is why evolution is such an amazing process. It is very simple...take random mutations over many generation, apply natural selection (an un-random act of letting those that are unfit die) and you can achieve extreme complexity in a relatively short amount of time. The brain is a perfect example of this. It looks exactly like you would expect if it had evolved in fits and starts not as if it was designed by an intelligent creator. There are many parts of the brain that are not very efficient but they work good enough. That is all that evolution cares about. There is
  3. No Yes! That is what I was looking for. That does it. Here are the final results: 1. plugsteam - 2. hoodnasty - 3. padsquip - 4. farmode - 5. visiblerage - 6. sagescool - 7. cheatsclan - 8. lilteddames - 9. thuscoopcap - 10. popsmockery - 11. bootstumble* - 12. presentlypresent - 13. banpunctual - 14. pineslug** - http://brainden.com/forum/index.php?/topic/11917-its-not-a-compound/page__view__findpost__p__231329 *Bonus points to http://brainden.com/forum/index.php?/topic/11917-its-not-a-compound/page__view__findpost__p__230786. **Bonus points to .
  4. 15. Yes 8. Yes 11. Yes 14. No, but you get bonus points for that. I was wondering when you would reply to this puzzle. As usual you have made significant progress. Just one left! 14. pineslug
  5. Yea! That's it Or even, going out on a limb: already guessed your first. It's sort of close but there is another answer. I like where you are going, but no to both.
  6. 1. plugsteam - 2. hoodnasty - 3. padsquip - 4. farmode - 5. visiblerage 6. sagescool - 7. cheatsclan - 8. lilteddames 9. thuscoopcap 10. popsmockery - 11. bootstumble* 12. presentlypresent - 13. banpunctual - 14. pineslug *Bonus points to Only five left! Has anyone found the Easter egg?
  7. Sorry, JTZero, those are not what i was looking for. 4. Yes! 8. Sorta fits, but not it. 9. On the right track, but not the answer.
  8. That does fit. Not what I was looking for but definitely worth bonus points. Exactly! Not quite. 5. Nope. 7. Yes. 13. Yes. 14. No. You're doing good!
  9. That's the one! Here are the standings so far: 1. plugsteam - 2. hoodnasty 3. padsquip - 4. farmode 5. visiblerage 6. sagescool - 7. cheatsclan 8. lilteddames 9. thuscoopcap 10. popsmockery - 11. bootstumble 12. presentlypresent - 13. banpunctual 14. pineslug
  10. hugemonkey

    Hey lotus! I'll bite
  11. Close, but there is a closer answer. Nope. Sorry, no.
  12. I googled it and the (gumboil) pictures are gross.
  13. You don't need my help. That is correct! Yes! That's right too. Nope. No to this one too. Way to got devinerebel and JTZero.
  14. indeed, that is meant to be part of the fun.
  15. 1. No, is that a word?...Oh no it is! Do Not Google. 4. No but it does sort of fit. 8. Ha, I like that and you're very close. All of these do kind of fit but they were not what I was thinking.
  16. Well, it should be. Once again I am having trouble with the translator. Can you decipher what these compound words are supposed to be? This one has the same rules as the Good luck 1. plugsteam 2. hoodnasty 3. padsquip 4. farmode 5. visiblerage 6. sagescool 7. cheatsclan 8. lilteddames 9. thuscoopcap 10. popsmockery 11. bootstumble 12. presentlypresent 13. banpunctual 14. pineslug
  17. Yep! That wraps it up! Here are the final standings: 1. winmaster* - 2. pairarrest - 3. seedwafer - 4. normcrownfield - 5. breifspeak** - 6. recordwriggle- 7. toolscoffer - 8. hangart - 9. sticksdig - 10. burninground - 11. hinthind - http://brainden.com/forum/index.php?/topic/11898-chemical-compound/page__view__findpost__p__230304 12. signfit - http://brainden.com/forum/index.php?/topic/11898-chemical-compound/page__view__findpost__p__230580 Bouns Points: 1. *http://brainden.com/forum/index.php?/topic/11898-chemical-compound/page__view__findpost__p__230314 and ht
  18. I like that answer, but I don't think it is a compound word.
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