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Cleaner [klee-ner] adj
1. characteristic valued by a programmer's personal preference for something that cannot otherwise be justified using accepted Software Engineering principles: This approach increases cyclomatic complexity and reduces encapsulation. It's cleaner, do it.


Nov
8
reviewed Approve suggested edit on Which effect triggers first in MTG: Mage Slayer or Mystifying Maze
Oct
30
comment How much time do I get to read a card before I counter it?
Gendolkari doesn't like my Chaos Orb deck :(
Oct
24
comment Is it possible to destroy Dragon Mantle without the owner successfully activating it?
Also, in standard tournament policy, 'pump X times' is considered a proposal for a shortcut, not putting X activations on the stack without passing priority. (On the basis that making people sit there declaring each one individually in order to play 'correctly' is a stupid waste of time.)
Oct
21
revised What happens with Lifelink when a creature's power exceeds its blocker's toughness?
added 633 characters in body
Oct
21
answered What happens with Lifelink when a creature's power exceeds its blocker's toughness?
Oct
21
revised Shipwreck Singer: When can the first ability be activated?
edited body
Oct
20
comment How do creature that exile themselves interact with Whip of Erebos?
Yes, this caused tons of questions when the Unearth mechanic that Whip of Erebos is based on was in standard. No idea why the didn't change the templating to make it more clear.
Oct
19
answered How do creature that exile themselves interact with Whip of Erebos?
Oct
18
comment Activating abilities of creatures while it is in stack
Yes, static abilities of permanents only function while the card is on the battlefield unless otherwise stated or required. Hexproof does nothing while a card is on the stack. (Neither does, Protection From Blue, for example.)
Oct
15
answered How does Confusion in the Ranks trigger itself upon entering the battlefield?
Oct
9
comment What army are these Warhammer 40K Robots from?
Awww, Nostalgia!
Oct
9
awarded  Enlightened
Oct
9
awarded  Nice Answer
Sep
25
comment What is new in the 6th edition of Warhammer 40K?
Also making the rules section of the book bulkier, fortifications (You can now bring buildings are part of your army list) and greatly expanded terrain rules.
Sep
21
comment What does “float mana” typically mean?
Whoops, commented on original ? by accident. "Cheating" as defined by DCI requires intent to gain an advantage and knowledge that what you were doing is incorrect.
Sep
20
comment What does “float mana” typically mean?
Worth pointing out also I think that the DCI definition of 'cheating' requires intent. Doing something incorrect without knowing can be a penalty, but is not 'cheating.'
Sep
12
revised Phytohydra vs Trample
added 101 characters in body
Sep
12
answered Phytohydra vs Trample
Aug
27
comment What is needed to play X-wing with 4 players?
My experience with trying 2v2 has been it generally plays out as 2 1v1s with an occasional potshot taken at the other enemy when you mess up a maneuver and happen to end up with them in your sights. But we are not particularly competitive players :)
Aug
27
awarded  Nice Answer