FizzBuzz one-liner in Python

python -c'for i in range(1,101):print"FizzBuzz"[i*i%3*4:8--i**4%5]or i'
A common programming question for interviewers to ask potential job candidates is to code "FizzBuzz". That is, if a number is divisible by 3, then it should display "Fizz". If a number is divisible by 5, it should display "Buzz". If it is divisible by both, then it should display "FizzBuzz". Otherwise, display the current number between 1 and 100.
Sample Output
1
2
Fizz
4
Buzz
Fizz
7
8
Fizz
Buzz
11
Fizz
13
14
FizzBuzz
16
17
Fizz
19
Buzz
Fizz
22
23
Fizz
Buzz
26
Fizz
28
29
FizzBuzz
31
32
Fizz
34
Buzz
Fizz
37
38
Fizz
Buzz
41
Fizz
43
44
FizzBuzz
46
47
Fizz
49
Buzz
Fizz
52
53
Fizz
Buzz
56
Fizz
58
59
FizzBuzz
61
62
Fizz
64
Buzz
Fizz
67
68
Fizz
Buzz
71
Fizz
73
74
FizzBuzz
76
77
Fizz
79
Buzz
Fizz
82
83
Fizz
Buzz
86
Fizz
88
89
FizzBuzz
91
92
Fizz
94
Buzz
Fizz
97
98
Fizz
Buzz

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By: atoponce
2011-10-12 21:15:35

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What Others Think

What does 8--i**4%5 do? (Never seen -- in python)
shadyabhi · 349 weeks and 3 days ago
ok. its just 8-(-I).
shadyabhi · 349 weeks and 3 days ago
Why would an interviewer be impressed by a seeming entry for an obfuscated code contest? It would make more sense to write a clear code block as an example of code you and others would have to maintain.
DopeGhoti · 349 weeks and 3 days ago
I never said an interviewer would be impressed with this. I only gave background to what the FizzBuzz problem is.
atoponce · 349 weeks and 2 days ago

What do you think?

Any thoughts on this command? Does it work on your machine? Can you do the same thing with only 14 characters?

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