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Suggestion on #5 (peak hell) <Warning: Contains Spoilers&

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cupdike

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Post Mon Mar 26, 2007 8:29 am

Suggestion on #5 (peak hell) <Warning: Contains Spoilers&

Getting pickle from peak hell seems like a stretch to me, especially when there is a nix command, pkill, which is what you really get when you "pronounce it". I'm guessing a lot of people have to resort to additional clues for that one. Anyway, maybe it could have some additional subtle clues. Something like, "It's a real dill-y of a puzzle", "Hopefully you'll relish this banner" or some other lame pickle clue :-)
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mjm22178

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Post Wed Dec 19, 2007 12:00 pm

Agreed. I thought it was referring to the "peekl" command from BASIC. I think "peak hell" sounds more phonetically like "peekl" than the Python module to which it is referring.
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celegorm

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Post Sun Dec 30, 2007 9:18 pm

I agree. I'm sure it would click at once for those who have ever used or heard of the pickle module before (or that eat a lot of pickles), but for those who haven't, it may not be something that "sounds familiar".

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