# [ExI] puzzle

William Flynn Wallace foozler83 at gmail.com
Mon Jul 27 23:31:32 UTC 2020

```This is close enough.  Congrats Will.  The third variable was the force of
the water stemming from turning on the tap too much.  bill w

On Mon, Jul 27, 2020 at 5:21 PM Will Steinberg via extropy-chat <
extropy-chat at lists.extropy.org> wrote:

> Are you pouring it from so high it's splashing out?
>
> On Mon, Jul 27, 2020, 17:53 William Flynn Wallace via extropy-chat <
> extropy-chat at lists.extropy.org> wrote:
>
>> Good catch.  No, sorry - did not think of that:  reword "I can only get
>> it half  full though I keep adding water trying to get it full"  bill w
>>
>> On Mon, Jul 27, 2020 at 4:48 PM Will Steinberg via extropy-chat <
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>>
>>> Ok is it a semantic thing?  You say "I can get it half full though I
>>> keep adding water.  What's wrong?" Ok, so you CAN get it half full, AND you
>>> keep adding water.  These aren't mutually exclusive.
>>>
>>> So... nothing is wrong?
>>>
>>> On Mon, Jul 27, 2020, 17:20 William Flynn Wallace via extropy-chat <
>>> extropy-chat at lists.extropy.org> wrote:
>>>
>>>> This is getting ridiculous:  as I see it there are three pertinent
>>>> variables here: the amount of water in the glass. the amount of water
>>>> coming out of the fixture, and.........?  bill w
>>>>
>>>> On Mon, Jul 27, 2020 at 3:43 PM MB via extropy-chat <
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>>>>
>>>>>
>>>>> A straw.....  slurrrp!
>>>>>
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