Scissors cut paper, paper covers rock, rock crushes lizard, lizard poisons Spock, Spock smashes scissors, scissors decapitate lizard, lizard eats paper, paper disproves Spock, Spock vaporizes rock and, as it’s always been, rock crushes scissors.
For: The person who can't remember that scissors cuts paper, paper covers rock, rock crushes lizard, lizard poisons Spock, Spock smashes scissors, scissors decapitates lizard, lizard eats paper, paper disproves Spock, Spock vaporizes rock, and--as it always has--rock crushes scissors.
"Three Muses" by Oliver Hunter (Australian). Fire shadows on the wall, A hand rises, falls, as steady as a heart beat, Threading the strands of life. This is the warp thread, this the woof This the hero-line, this the fool. Needle and scissors, scissors and pins, Where one life ends, another begins. - Jane Yolen (from "The Fates"). http://www.endicott-studio.com/cofhs/coffates.html
If you watch the Big Bang Theory you have surely heard of Sheldon's version of Rock Paper Scissors. It is Rock Paper Scissors Lizard Spock and adds a nice nerdy flair to the game. I decided a few weeks back that I needed a new desk toy at work and eventually settled on recreating this version of a simple game.The rules:Scissors cuts Paper, Paper covers Rock, Rock crushes Lizard, Lizard poisons Spock, Spock smashes Scissors, Scissors decapitates Lizard, Lizard eats Paper, Paper disproves…