[Nomic02] proposals: Phase Number / Innocent Until Proven
Sun, 19 Jan 2003 23:40:11 -0500 (EST)
On Mon, 20 Jan 2003, Adam Biltcliffe wrote:
> Phase Number [jwalrus]:
> "There shall exist a number called the Phase Number which is part of the
> state of the game and is not attached to any game entity. The Phase Number
> shall begin at 0 and shall be incremented by 1 each time the player who is
> last in alphabetical order ends their turn and the player who is first in
> alphabetical order becomes the active player. Players are encouraged to
> mention the current value of the Phase Number when taking actions which may
> only be made by the active player or when ending their turn."
Nay. I see no advantage to this, and it's too long and complicated for me
to say "Sure, why not." We can keep track of the phase informally, of
> Innocent Until Proven Otherwise [jwalrus]:
> "The initial value of each player's demerits tally shall be 0."