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The Well-Connected Game

A colleague of mine pointed me towards this insightful piece by the Hungarian writer Frigyes Karinthy. In his 1929 short story, Chains (LΓ‘ncszemek, but here translated as Chain-Links), Karinthy’s narrator describes the “well-connected game” he has been playing. A fascinating game grew out of this discussion. One of us suggested performing the following experiment to […]