# Sandbox archive

This post exists purely to house answers formerly attached to the formatting sandbox. You can safely ignore it.

Hi c:

Hi c:

– cat
Mar 4, 2016 at 15:00
• this answer is now slowing down my browser's rendering engine
– cat
Mar 4, 2016 at 15:03

Why not just do this take 010010001001001 split it into two bits 8 letter each (01001000, 01001001). Then issue the powers

1. 01001001.

The first 8 ignore the first three they determine if it's capital or not, the go right to left doing powers of 2 (2^1, 2^2 2^3 2^4 2^5). So then add all the ones up , there's only one, and it = 8, and te eight letter in the alphabet is h so our first bit is the letter h, try it on the other bit

(Recovered for https://puzzling.stackexchange.com/users/25802/john)

All these answers seem to be going in the same direction, which I kind of have a bit of a problem with. It seems to be bordering on a new discipline, that maybe we can call 'Quantum English', but not really.

True can only say things that are true. But for the purpose of a little ambiguity which the question necessitates, let's call her Hillary. If, when Hillary completes the statement, it then becomes false, then as far as I can tell, there's a violation of the premise and I guess that's what gives rise to these types of answers. Basically, what was true, is invalidated or made false by the statement itself.

So was it ever true? We know that Hillary's cause is good. You can rely on Hillary to be true. But apparently, Hillary can't rely on Hillary. So can we? Let's ask Mulder.

Mulder comes across random statements that he pulls from her e-mail slack space that the FBI is combing through. Mulder creates two piles. If a statement in Hillary's slack space is prima facie true, he puts it in the first pile for regular FBI agents. If it would still be true after Hillary were to repeat it publicly, then it goes in the special second file that goes straight to the Director.

This is important. Her, shall we say, political future is contingent on the fact that what the Director 'hears' from her is 100% the truth. It cannot get to the Director unless it's still true after she says it publicly.

Mulder runs across Hillary saying, "I cannot make this statement". This is true. Hillary cannot make this statement. Mulder knows this. He puts it in the first pile. He thinks, "can Hillary say this publicly?". No, he concludes. This is completely true, she wouldn't dare and off to the Director it goes.

Among several other items Mulder has included, the Director starts to go through his 'Hillary' files. He comes across, "I cannot make this statement". He understands why Mulder has given it to him, but he sees a problem. If she were to say it in public, it would literally become false.

So is Mulder's system broken? Should Mulder be replaced? Yes.

If Hillary's statement, once spoken, was false, it should not have ended up on the Director's desk. That's the one thing the director asked for, and the one thing on which we rely from Hillary, "If Hillary repeats it, is it still true?"

So, regarding the sentence itself. The operative word here is 'cannot'. First, Hillary cannot make the statement, which is true, but then she goes ahead and says it, which makes it false. Either you can or you can't. You can't do both. So which is true? It doesn't quite matter, we're guaranteed by the OP that Hillary would say publicly the truth, and we know that saying 'you can't say something' is false. Hey! This is still America! (Or at least still some manifestation of it)

Also, for the purpose of this question, there's also no reason why if our speaker's only requirement is to say something publicly that's true, that it could also be false before the phrasing changed it, like "As God is my witness, I didn't do it". If God wasn't around during your dalliances, or God forbid, didn't exist, does that mean I might have done it?

Let's look at some other items Mulder erroneously put on the Director's desk.

07/07/2014 [to a former president]: "Look, I really don't want to say this..."

03/13/2014 [to a friend in Manhattan]: "No one noticed I'm not wearing pant-suits anymore".

05/28/2011 [to a different girlfriend in Manhattan]: "Look, there's something you need to know about your husband".

and the Director's favorite:

03/05/2015 [to a bad IT server-guy]: "Don't worry, they'll never find that e-mail server".

• Very kind of you, and I've got plenty for the Donald (who doesn't?), but the whole e-mail thing was too timely to pass up. I must be really far off on my reasoning, or, I'll delude myself instead and say, my keen logic was obscured by the narrative, hahaha. Thanks for the suggestion, and I appreciated your note!
– John
Jul 6, 2016 at 14:51
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• This is a comment to a ball of yarn, or yar​​​​​​​​​​​​​n, or even yar n, as you want. Jul 16, 2016 at 10:49

This class prints what is the meaning of life.

class MeaningOfLife {

private static final String MEANING_OF_LIFE = "I love Java";

public static void main(String[] args) {
System.out.println(MEANING_OF_LIFE);
}

}


• -1 because everyone knows the meaning of life is 42. Dec 18, 2016 at 22:19

Test post for smokey (charcoal HQ)

[so]: [so]
[codegolf.se]: [codegolf.se]
[ubuntu.se] [ubuntu.se]
[meta]: [meta] : 
[main]: [main]
[help]: [mcve]

• [so]: Stack Overflow [codegolf.se]: Code Golf [ubuntu.se] Ask Ubuntu [meta]: [meta] : edit [main]: [main] [help]: help center Nov 7, 2016 at 9:27

Can we have null bytes in source code?

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Nope, that doesn't work.

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Yep, that does, with the exception of CR.

will the "hai" in the beginning be removed?

Original: Hai, will the "hai" in the beginning be removed

Yes!

Yes!

• Why did "hai" return? Jun 13, 2011 at 16:19
• Reason: an HTML comment was prepended. Jul 1, 2011 at 13:13
• &#8238;&#8238;&#8238; Jul 4, 2014 at 17:59
#include <unordered_map>

int main() {
std::unordered_map<int,int> m;
}


Testing two edits without a second edit summary. This is the first edit. This is the second edit. A third unsummarised edit.

• Bold text = Bold text and Italic text = Italic text or Italic text = Italic text Jun 30, 2010 at 19:15
• Another comment Jul 31, 2013 at 18:09

If MathJax is not supported on your site:

Me ∈ Testers

Testers ⊂ Users

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• Nice idea. ... Nice idea.
– q9f
Jan 5, 2017 at 19:22

I'm having the same problem! Does anyone have a solution yet?

Wow! I was having the same problem!

• This was a test Dec 30, 2016 at 4:59

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<p>Однако стоило попутчице с ближнего ко входу сидения подвинуть локоть, как проступили пухленькие губки, слабо напоминающие Божьи. Они принадлежали высокой мощной путешественнице с неуклюжей широкой походкой, непринуждённо закинувшей наверх свой и подруги громадные рюкзаки. Помимо профиля с закрытыми очами в ней не содержалось ни на йоту от Эталона, чего, правда, вполне хватало для любования. Тут осенило, как провести эту обездвиживающую и притупляющую ночь.</p>
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There's no way to make this post larger.

Seriously.

Test edit

This is a spoiler:

A normal spoiler.

Code:

>! A normal spoiler.


Test if we can get spoilers with code

they do not work in preview; they show as text; they don't work at all

Code:

>!     they
>!      do not
>!       work in preview;
>!        they show as text;
>!         they don't work at all


Test to see if we can trick the parser not to render this as a spoiler:

!Latex Error

Where the code is:

> !Latex Error
> <br>


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Some text

And some more text to check for distortions...

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test test 2

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Wondering what this means? Only one way to find out..

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Formatting test to setup a future meta question

In a recent question about emoji characters, I used an inline image to represent the Apple logo. Ironically, I discovered that while the image displays as expected on the desktop and mobile websites, the image did not display correctly in the Stack Exchange iOS app.

To demonstrate, here's what the above post looks like on a Desktop.

Here's what it looks like on mobile Safari (iPhone).

Here's what it looks like on the SE iOS app.

In my views; instead of a single Stackoverflow; each SE site should have their separate sandbox; because there exists some differences in setup.

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Testing the 2hello tag.

• Testing the 2ʰᵉˡˡᵒ tag. May 24, 2017 at 2:53
• testing the 2<sup>hello</sup> tag. Jun 8, 2017 at 1:50

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