Posted: Jun 24, 2019 8:42 pm
by romansh
newolder wrote:Shuffling in the dark is easy; sorting into suit order needs the energy of illumination.

But we've already flogged this dead horse earlier in the topic and agreed that card pack order has little, if any, connection to entropy. :yawn:

cf Hack's
As for the deck of cards thing, in reality, an ordered deck has only slightly lower entropy than a shuffled one.
I agree with where Hack is going with this ... just clarifying the point.