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October 20, 2010
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A person is in a chair, connected in several places to a device making a graph. Another person is standing next to the chair.
Standing: Does this program halt?!
Does this program halt?!
In chair: No!
Caption: Pro tip: In a pinch, a lie detector can solve the halting problem.
Pro tip: In a pinch, a lie detector can solve the halting problem.
Title text: Other good questions to answer using this method include "Is the Collatz Conjecture true?", "Does God exist?", and "Did I remember to lock the door when I left the house this morning?"
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