David L. Willson writes: >Absolutely, I keep wondering what Homeworlds Pie is, as a devotee of >Homeworlds, Pie, and Pi (if that matters), but I don't want to look >like a newb, so I refuse to ask... :-) It's not a homeworlds term per se, so no worries there. Pie is a shorthand for a type of rule that is used to divide a slice of pie equitably -- one person divides it into two apparently equal portions. The other person then decides which slice they want. Therefore, "you cut, I choose" (or vice versa) rules are sometimes referred to as "pie". -- Joshua Kronengold (mneme@(io.com, labcats.org)) |\ _,,,--,,_ ,) --^-- "Did you know, if you increment enough, you /,`.-'`' -, ;-;;' /\\ get an extra digit?" "I knew," weeps Six. |,4- ) )-,_ ) /\ /-\\\ "We knew. But we had forgotten." '---''(_/--' (_/-'