# Monthly Archives: July 2016

## Print/Output the L-phabet

Inspired by George Gibson’s Print a Tabula Recta.

You are to print/output this exact text:

ABCDEFGHIJKLMNOPQRSTUVWXYZ
BBCDEFGHIJKLMNOPQRSTUVWXYZ
CCCDEFGHIJKLMNOPQRSTUVWXYZ
DDDDEFGHIJKLMNOPQRSTUVWXYZ
EEEEEFGHIJKLMNOPQRSTUVWX…

## Can aluminum in pots with aluminum encapsulated base leak into food?

Looking around as I am shopping for stainless steel pots (e.g. for boiling soup), the majority of them have aluminum encapsulated base (for better heat distribution, etc). Is there any concern regarding aluminum possibly leak…

## Print a Tabula Recta!

Print a Tabula Recta!

The Tabula Recta (sometimes called a ‘Vigenere Table’), was created by Johannes Trithemius, and has been used in several ciphers, including all variants of Bellaso’s Vigenere cipher and the Trithemius c…

## Verify Wolstenholme’s theorem

Definition

Wolstenholme’s theorem states that:

where a and b are positive integers and p is prime, and the big parentheses thingy is Binomial coefficient.

To verify that, you will be given three inputs: a, b, p, w…

## In Mark 7:3, what is the function of πυγμή?

In Mark 7:3, what is the function of πυγμή?:

WH Mark 7:3 οἱ γὰρ Φαρισαῖοι καὶ πάντες οἱ Ἰουδαῖοι ἐὰν μὴ
πυγμῇ νίψωνται τὰς χεῖρας οὐκ ἐσθίουσιν, κρατοῦντες τὴν
παράδοσιν τῶν πρεσβυτέρων,

The tra…

## Would staying as a guest at a friend’s affect my visa?

I had a one-year student visa to study at a university in Scotland. I lived there first in a rented accomodation for 5 months and then as a guest at my friend’s for five as she was going through an emotional crisis and begged…

## Personal proxy server software that filters DNS response and protects against DNS rebinding attacks on Windows?

Thanks to this question/answer, I now need to find a personal proxy server that filters DNS responses and protects against DNS rebinding attacks.

I’d prefer that it runs on Windows as employers seem to have a real knack for …

## What is the folkloristic origin of cats having 9 lives?

Long ago, people believed cats had 9 lives. (As shown in ice age)

When and where did that belief come from?

## O uso de LETRAS MAIÚSCULAS em comunicações

Já ouvi dizer que é deselegante e até falta de educação escrever e-mails com letras maiúsculas. O mesmo vale também para chats ou outros tipos de comunicações. É COMO SE ESTIVESSE GRITANDO COM O INTERLOCUTOR. Algumas pessoas …

## Who populates the Millennium as mortals?

I am having difficulty reconciling several End Times passages together, so let’s see if anyone can help me. There’s a lot to quote from, so I’m removing the white space.

I hold to pre-Millennial beliefs. My trouble lies in d…