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Draw the national flag of Iceland

Python 3, 190 172 171 169 167 160 159 147 143 bytes Using PIL version 1.1.7 which has a deprecated but not removed offset method. ...
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"Hello, World!"

Seed, 6016 4234 4203 bytes ...
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Build me a brick wall!

Trumpscript, 303 285 244 231 226 bytes ...
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"Hello, World!"

brainfuck, 72 bytes ...
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In Honor of Adam West

Wordfuck, 5761 2686 bytes I guess using his name as a source code gets Adam West some honor. ...
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Print 0 to 100 without 1-9 characters

R, 9 bytes F:volcano Try it online! The sequence operator : coerces its arguments to integers. ...
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A keyboard so real you can almost TASTE it

V, 189, 179, 175, 164, 161, 157, 155, 149, 145, 141, 135 bytes ...
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Draw the national flag of Iceland

x86 real-mode machine code for DOS COM, 69 65 63 62 bytes The code is meant to be executed as a DOS COM executable. Special thanks meden, saved four bytes. meden, saved two bytes and removed the ...
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Print a Tabula Recta!

Vim, 25 23 bytes :h<_↵jjYZZP25@='Ypx$p'↵ Where is the Return key. ...
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Draw the ☣ (Biohazard Symbol)

T-SQL, 442 441 426 355 349 344 bytes ...
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Output Buffalo buffalo Buffalo buffalo buffalo buffalo Buffalo buffalo

Buffalo, 2711 2571 2517 2447 2279 2183 bytes It takes 304 buffalo to produce 8 buffalo?! Yep, you herd that right. ...
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Bake a slice of Pi

MATL, 70 68 67 bytes '()'12:)l10:&<toYP43Y$51hb(!10Xy'\::\'FFhZ++'|'3$Yc'||\'3:(95'Zd'o( Try it online! Explanation What a mess. But hey, there's a ...
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Diagonal Alphabet

Charcoal, 2 bytes ↘β Try it online! How? β - the lowercase alphabet ↘ - direction Exactly the kind of challenge for ...
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Print a 10 by 10 grid of asterisks

Brainfuck, 47 bytes ++++++++++[->++++>+>+<<<]>++>[-<..........>>.<] Try it online! ...
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Output programming language name

Outputs to STDERR Outputting to STDERR is now at +33/-21 as an allowed default, which is positive but contested. This is a CW answer to collect answers that just invoke an error in a language where ...
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When do I get my sandwich?

Python 2, 38 30 28 bytes lambda S:`6793**164`[len(S)] Try it online! Unfortunately still one byte longer than the best Python 2 answer thus far; though not ...
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Draw the Ukrainian Flag

HTML+SVG, 39 bytes <svg viewbox=12.5,-8.9,1.5,1><text>😴 The question forbids zooming in on the Ukraine flag... but not the flag of Sweden! Apparently ...
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Print a 10 by 10 grid of asterisks

C (gcc), 41 39 bytes main(i){for(;++i<puts("**********"););}
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Sing Baby Shark

Emojicode, 292 bytes (140 characters) ...
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Print a 10 by 10 grid of asterisks

Bash + coreutils, 19 bytes I prefer to repeat stuff in Bash using 'yes'. yes **********|head I saved 2 bytes by @Neil's suggestion. But when the directory where ...
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Print the phrase "And she said, 'But that's his.'" using only the alphabet

Whitespace, 417 414 349 265 bytes 265 bytes thanks to Kevin Cruijssen ...
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Loading... Forever

HTML/CSS, 183 180 163 161 160 147 143 bytes a{display:inline-flex;overflow:hidden;width:1ch}c{animation:c 1s steps(4)infinite}@keyframes c{to{margin:0-4ch <...
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Print numbers from 1 to 10

C, 36 bytes main(i){while(printf("%d ",i++)<3);} This works because the loop terminates after the first 2 digit number.
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In Honor of Adam West

Python, 530 529 528 524 bytes ...
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Hare Krishna Hare Krishna Krishna Krishna Hare Hare

Jelly, 22 bytes “t,ȧṫÞċḅ»Ḳ“¡¥Ɓc’ṃs4K€Y Try it online! How it works ...
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It was just a bug

Python 2, 59 57 56 55 bytes i=8;exec"print(' '*abs(i)).join('1234567890');i-=1;"*17 Try it online! @Leaky Nun helped golfing this a lot, @Praind ...
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Print/Output the L-phabet

Excel, 19,604 bytes =CHAR(64+MAX(COLUMN(),ROW())) Paste this formula in A1, then drag all over ...
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Hare Krishna Hare Krishna Krishna Krishna Hare Hare

05AB1E, 38 bytes Can be shortened by 2 bytes if trailing newlines are okay. “«Î‡Ä¦í¥Â“#€¦`«'kì)™ð«•2ÍZì•3BSè#4ô¨»? Try it online! Explanation ...
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Print the phrase "And she said, 'But that's his.'" using only the alphabet

Perl 5, 133 102 95 bytes s qqAnd she saidZ ZBut thatZs hisZZGjGGfq x s qZqchr oct oct oct ord chopqge x y qGjfqqdx print Try it online! Explanation: Regexes, ...
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"As a child, I was told Spiders felt no emotion."

Arnold C, 1257 1261 1256 1233 bytes ...
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