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What I look for in a pumpkin is...
That would mostly be aerodynamics, although there's also the issue of strength, which isn't in the poll. (the pumpkin has to leave the machine intact)
By rote learning.
Via Genetic memory.
It's provided by my firmware.
I just remember them.
Thirty days hath September
My computer gets it right, usually.
I just ask someone else.
Someone punches me on the first of the month.
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