Value Judgement

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bprentice
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Value Judgement

Post by bprentice » August 1st, 2013, 1:14 pm

I find the behavior and value judgement of members of this forum interesting. For example the following HighLife ship:

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x = 19, y = 43, rule = B36/S23
4b2o7b2o$5bo7bo$8bobo$4bobobobobobo$3bo3bo3bo3bo$4bobo5bobo$5bo7bo2$8b
3o$9bo$6b2obob2o$8b3o$6bo2bo2bo$6bobobobo$2bo5b3o5bo$2bob3obobob3obo$
2bo3b2obob2o3bo$3b3o2b3o2b3o$4bobo2bo2bobo$6b2obob2o$9bo$7bo3bo$9bo$7b
2ob2o$6bo2bo2bo$6b2obob2o$9bo$7b2ob2o$7b2ob2o$4b2o3bo3b2o$5bo7bo$4bo9b
o$4b2o7b2o2$3bobo7bobo$2bobo9bobo$4bo9bo$3o3bo5bo3b3o$b2ob2o7b2ob2o$2b
2o4bobo4b2o$3b3o7b3o$8b3o$9bo!
is likely to be considered as having merit and worthy of inclusion in a collection of HighLife ships. While the following HighLife ship:

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x = 159, y = 155, rule = B36/S23
12b2o$12b2o7$4b2o14b2o$3bobo14b2o$5bo6$28b2o$28b2o$15bo$15bo$7bo7bo$6b
3o32b2o$5b2ob2o30bo2bo$6b3o32b2o$7bo10b3o$17bo3bo$4bo11bo4bo$3b3o9bo2b
o2bo$2bobobo8bo4bo$b3ob3o7bo3bo29b2o$2bobobo9b3o29bo2bo$3b3o26b2o15b2o
$4bo26bobo$33bo3$9b3o$3o5bo48b2o$7bo3bobo42bo2bo$6bo6bo43b2o$5bo7bo$5b
o6bo30bo$5bobo3bo31bo$10bo24bo7bo$7b3o24b3o$33b2ob2o27b2o$34b3o27bo2bo
$35bo10b3o16b2o$45bo3bo$32bo11bo4bo$31b3o9bo2bo2bo$30bobobo8bo4bo15b2o
$29b3ob3o7bo3bo16b2o$30bobobo9b3o26b2o$31b3o38bo2bo$32bo40b2o4$37b3o
16b2o14b2o$28b3o5bo18bobo14b2o$35bo3bobo15bo23b2o$34bo6bo38bo2bo$33bo
7bo39b2o$33bo6bo$33bobo3bo$38bo$35b3o45bo3bo$82b2o3bo$67bo14bo4b2o$67b
o15b5o$59bo7bo17bo$58b3o$57b2ob2o$58b3o$59bo10b3o$69bo3bo21bo$56bo11bo
4bo21bo$55b3o9bo2bo2bo21bo$54bobobo8bo4bo$53b3ob3o7bo3bo$54bobobo9b3o$
55b3o$56bo$103bo$103bo$80b3o20bo$61b3o18bo$52b3o5bo20bo$59bo3bobo$58bo
6bo$57bo7bo$57bo6bo46bo$57bobo3bo28b3o16bo$62bo22b3o3bo2bo16bo$59b3o
28bo3bo$90bo2bo$90b3o3b3o$95bo2bo$94bo3bo$94bo2bo23bo$82bo11b3o23b2o$
82bo37bobo$82bo2$83b3o29b3o$82bo3bo30bo$81bo4bo29bo$80bo2bo2bo$80bo4bo
b3o$80bo3bobo3bo$81b3obo4bo$84bo2bo2bo$84bo4bo$84bo3bo$85b3o65bo$153bo
$153bo$144b3o$155b2o$141b2o3bo$139b2o4bo$141bo$151bo4b3o$151bo3bobo$
111b3o41b2o$113bo41bo$112bo$138bo$138bo$138bo8bo$146b3o$123b3o19b2obo$
116b3o3bo2bo18b2o$121bo3bo19b2o$121bo2bo$121b3o3b3o$126bo2bo$125bo3bo$
125bo2bo$113bo11b3o$113bo$113bo2$114b3o$113bo3bo$112bo4bo$111bo2bo2bo$
111bo4bob3o$111bo3bobo3bo$112b3obo4bo$115bo2bo2bo$115bo4bo$115bo3bo$
116b3o!
is likely to be considered without merit and unworthy of inclusion in such a collection.

Brian Prentice

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Re: Value Judgement

Post by Kasuha » August 11th, 2013, 6:05 am

bprentice wrote:While the following HighLife ship:

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is likely to be considered without merit and unworthy of inclusion in such a collection.
I don't see anything irrational on it. It's not a single ship, it's a convoy supporting certain reaction. Its individual ships are sure worth attention but to deserve attention as a whole the supported reaction needs to be interesting too.

bprentice
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Re: Value Judgement

Post by bprentice » August 11th, 2013, 11:58 am

I didn't say irrational I said interesting. Another way to look at this is to say that the first example is just a ship, while the second example is a collection of ships that form puffers that in turn form a larger ship.

I don't see much irrational behavior on this forum and find most of what occurs here interesting.

Brian Prentice

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Re: Value Judgement

Post by Kasuha » August 11th, 2013, 1:07 pm

bprentice wrote:I didn't say irrational I said interesting.
From your comment I guessed that you either don't understand or don't approve how the classification is made. If that's not the case then accept my apologies for trying to explain how I understand it.

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