Eric
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Is string X a subsequence of string Y?
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Python (48 chars) import re;s=lambda x,y:re.search('.*'.join(x),y) Same approach as Howard's Ruby answer. Too bad about Python's need to import the regex package and its "verbose" lambda. :-)

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Convert number to comma separated number
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Python 2.7: 29 characters A bit late to the party, but I just read about this new feature in 2.7 and figured this still deserves to be here: f=lambda(n):'{:,f}'.format(n) Used by calling f(-...

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