History Literature / TheDaVinciCode

20th Oct '17 11:17:50 AM ixfd64
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* WritersCannotDoMath: When at the Depository Bank of Zurich, Sophie realizes that cracking a 10-digit code will take the DCPJ's computers "months" to crack. However, even a computer in the early 2000s could test millions of passwords per second. Even if the password is protected with a technique like [[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Key_stretching key stretching]], a computer cluster with each core testing a few thousand passwords per second would still crack the key in a very short time.
20th Oct '17 11:06:33 AM ixfd64
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* AncientOrderOfProtectors: The Priory of Sion guards the HolyGrailkids

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* AncientOrderOfProtectors: The Priory of Sion guards the HolyGrailkids HolyGrail
9th Oct '17 4:47:19 PM SkidTroper
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''The Da Vinci Code'' is a 2003 thriller written by Creator/DanBrown. It sold 80 million copies worldwide, becoming one of the bestselling novels in history. It also caused a huge controversy because of its statements about early Christianity, and was sharply criticized for historical inaccuracy. In 2006, a [[TheFilmOfTheBook film adaptation]] was released.

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''The Da Vinci Code'' is a 2003 thriller written by Creator/DanBrown. It sold 80 million copies worldwide, becoming one of the bestselling novels in history. It also caused a huge controversy because of its statements about early Christianity, and was sharply criticized for that and it's historical inaccuracy. inaccuracy. In 2006, a [[TheFilmOfTheBook film adaptation]] was released.
9th Oct '17 4:43:29 PM SkidTroper
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* DoubleStandard: [[spoiler: Teabing and the Piory grievance with the Church is centuries of persecution and deceit. This ignores the fact that those things are also found among some non-Catholic Christians, religions besides Christianity and non-religious people, ideologies and institutions.]]

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* DoubleStandard: [[spoiler: Teabing and the Piory Piory's grievance with the Church is centuries of persecution and deceit. This ignores the fact that those things are also found (in sometimes greater and sometimes lesser degrees) among some non-Catholic Christians, religions besides Christianity and non-religious people, ideologies and institutions.]]



* FollowTheLeader: Created an explosion of AncientConspiracy quests ''*cough* Film/NationalTreasure *cough*'' and books about the Holy Grail. Also, this was was inspired by a [[VeryLooselyBasedOnATrueStory "nonfiction" book]] which is about a conspiracy theory similar to the one Langdon runs into.
9th Oct '17 4:40:52 PM SkidTroper
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* DoubleStandard: [[spoiler: Teabing and the Piory grievance with the Church is centuries of persecution and deceit. This ignores the fact that those things are also found among some non-Catholic Christians, religions besides Christianity and non-religious people, ideologies and institutions.]]
30th Sep '17 3:45:37 PM Bebop
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* ShoutOut: Dan Brown names a main character, Leigh Teabing, [[SignificantAnagram anagrams]] of the names of the author of that "nonfiction" grail book.

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* ShoutOut: Dan Brown names a main character, Leigh Teabing, Teabing's name is derived from Richard '''Leigh''' and Michael '''Baigent''' (whose last name is [[SignificantAnagram anagrams]] of rearranged]] into '''Teabing''', who co-wrote the names of the author of that "nonfiction" grail book.book ''The Holy Blood and the Holy Grail''. (Third co-author, Henry Lincoln, was [[MyFriendsAndZoidberg left out]].)
30th Aug '17 9:26:48 AM ImperialMajestyXO
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** There's also a Chekov's [[spoiler: Allergy. As soon as we hear that Rémy has a peanut allergy he once had to have an emergency tracheotomy for, we know how he's going to die.]]

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** There's also a Chekov's Chekhov's [[spoiler: Allergy. As soon as we hear that Rémy has a peanut allergy he once had to have an emergency tracheotomy for, we know how he's going to die.]]
22nd Aug '17 9:49:54 PM Willbyr
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2nd Aug '17 5:53:22 PM TheRoguePenguin
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* SelfDestructingSecurity: The cryptex protects its contents with a combination lock. Attempting to force the cryptex open will break the vial of vinegar inside, which would dissolve the papyrus along with its message before it could be read. As a result, only the right password will grant access to the message.

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* SelfDestructingSecurity: The cryptex protects its contents with a five letter combination lock. Attempting to force the cryptex open will break the vial of vinegar inside, which would dissolve the papyrus along with its message before it could be read. As a result, only the right password will grant access to the message.message, since it'd be pretty difficult to brute force when where are ~12 million possibilities.
2nd Aug '17 1:00:40 PM Piterpicher
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