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Shrecknet
Jan 2, 2005

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Like how do I get my friends up to speed quickly so they can help me or escape without being forced to seduce Andie MacDowell?

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cant cook creole bream
Aug 15, 2011
I think Fahrenheit is better for weather

Shrecknet posted:

Like how do I get my friends up to speed quickly so they can help me or escape without being forced to seduce Andie MacDowell?

"Im in a time loop!
What are you talking about?
Huh?
Stop saying the same things as me at the same time!
Well prove it!
Ask me something you literally never told anyone.
On a rainy night in September you murdered and burried a vagrant under the big oak tree, just to feel his life sweep trough your hands."

Modify slightly to adapt to the actual answers.
Of course, the first loop will take a bit more effort, since you actually need to get the compromat in the first place.

cant cook creole bream fucked around with this message at 22:31 on Mar 1, 2021

Hollismason
Jun 30, 2007

"Real life is messy, inconsistent, and it's seldom when anything ever really gets resolved."



Why would you want to escape?

TrixRabbi
Aug 20, 2010

Time for a little robot chauvinism!



It's March 2 here so I assume the loop broke. How'd it go?

Debbie Does Dagon
Jul 8, 2005





Groundhog Day is basically just A Christmas Carol, but without ghosts, so just discover the true meaning of Christmas and you should be good.

davidspackage
May 16, 2007



Nap Ghost

Put your little hand in mine...

mobby_6kl
Aug 9, 2009

"You are the best poster... do not let anyone say otherwise."


I need some clarification . Is it possible to die of old age in this situation?

Donnerberg
Dec 15, 2008



Hell Gem

mobby_6kl posted:

I need some clarification . Is it possible to die of old age in this situation?

Yes, but you'd have to get into a spaceship that can travel at 99% speed of light right after groundhog daying yourself. Or just groundhog day yourself at old age on your death bed, whichever is more practical.

Owlofcreamcheese
May 22, 2005

I've spent decades reading Covid-19 articles, far more than you have. That makes me more of an expert than you ever can dream of.

Buglord

Take online classes to learn a phd in groundhog day sciences.

Shrecknet
Jan 2, 2005

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@shrecknet



One of the dropped beats in the original Groundhog Day script (when it was more horror) had Phil reading a single page from a single book in the hotel library each day to track how long he'd been trapped.

Could I use this to my advantage somehow?

Darth Brooks
Jan 15, 2005

I do not wear this mask to protect me. I wear it to protect you from me.


Shrecknet posted:

Like how do I get my friends up to speed quickly so they can help me or escape without being forced to seduce Andie MacDowell?

Andie MacDowell now or Andie MacDowell then? This is important.

cuntman.net
Mar 1, 2013



my biggest fear is that i'll get stuck in a time loop and eventually get jaded and start doing hosed up stuff because it doesnt matter like going on a killing spree and then it stops looping so i get stuck with it, has anyone done a movie about that

weekly font
Dec 1, 2004


Everytime I try to fly I fall
Without my wings
I feel so small
Guess I need you baby...





Never heard of Groundhog Day but it sounds like a ripoff of Happy DeathDay so you gotta figure out who the murderer is.

Karloff
Mar 21, 2013



I'd just catch up on all the books/films/tv/games I've wanted to check out, then I'd start thinking about solving it.

Shrecknet
Jan 2, 2005

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@shrecknet



Karloff posted:

I'd just catch up on all the books/films/tv/games I've wanted to check out, then I'd start thinking about solving it.
How are you gonna play games if you can't save overnight? I guess you'd get really in to speedrunning.

Pirate Jet
May 2, 2010


That does beg the question - could you become an expert in quantum physics in a time loop if you have no way to take notes? Taking years to memorize everything could theoretically work but nobodyís really done it before, Iím sure even Einstein had to check his notes from time to time.

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McSpanky
Jan 16, 2005







Pirate Jet posted:

That does beg the question - could you become an expert in quantum physics in a time loop if you have no way to take notes? Taking years to memorize everything could theoretically work but nobodyís really done it before, Iím sure even Einstein had to check his notes from time to time.

In the movie she had an internet connection and, depending on how you learn the act of taking notes can be more productive than the notes themselves, so given robust enough academic resources alongside the professor himself she probably could've hacked it in a less-than-maddening timeframe.

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