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Judgedeadd (Judgedeadd)
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Posted on Saturday, December 30, 2006 - 8:40 am:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

The discovery of a man in a small room led to much scandal and fury.
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Was the man:
Living?
Human?
Animal?

Had he been:
- Murdered?
- Tortured?
- Injured?
- Dismembered?
- Used for a benefit?
- Damaged?
- Damaged beyond repair?
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Was the man:
Living? Yes
Human? Yes
Animal? No

Had he been:
- Murdered? No
- Tortured? No
- Injured? No
- Dismembered? No
- Used for a benefit? Yes
- Damaged? No
- Damaged beyond repair? No
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Was the room a lift? Was it a regular four walls and a door type room but on a small scale? Did it have a window? Furniture? Was it in a house? an office block? warehouse?
Had the man been kept there against his will? If so, by one person? two? more? Had he been there for hours? days? weeks? longer?
Was he discovered by chance? by people who had been searching for him?
Was the benefit caused by his enforced absence from somewhere else?
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Is the mans occupation relevant?
Judgedeadd (Judgedeadd)
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Posted on Sunday, December 31, 2006 - 11:26 am:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

Was the room a lift? No Was it a regular four walls and a door type room but on a small scale? Yes Did it have a window? No Furniture? Probably
Was it in a house? an office block? warehouse? Irr
Had the man been kept there against his will? No Had he been there for hours? days? weeks? This one is most likely longer?
Was he discovered by chance? Yope by people who had been searching for him? Yope
Was the benefit caused by his enforced absence from somewhere else? No
Is the mans occupation relevant? Yope
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Would there have been scandal and fury if anyone was found in the room? Just this man? Is there any other relevant object in the room? Had he been doing something particular during the time there?

Did most of the fury come from one person? One small group? A community? Anyone who heard of it?
Was the fury directed at the man? Another single person? A group? A community?
Judgedeadd (Judgedeadd)
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Would there have been scandal and fury if anyone was found in the room? Yes Just this man? No Is there any other relevant object in the room? Yes Had he been doing something particular during the time there? Yes

Did most of the fury come from one person? No One small group? Yes A community? Possibly Anyone who heard of it? No
Was the fury directed at the man? Not really Another single person? Yes A group? A community? No to rest
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Posted on Tuesday, January 02, 2007 - 11:43 am:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

I have a guess, and I'll just fire it out there.

Was the room the man was found in inside something else that wouldn't normally house a room?

Is the man a midget?

Is chess involved?
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Oh, good idea. If that's not it...
Was the man spying? Writing something? communicating with the outside world in some way?
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had the man been kept captive? was the room like a cell? was it in a jail? did the man damage anything? could he have damaged something? was he healthy? had he been fed? given water?
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Was the man trying to raise money (e.g. for a charity) by spending time in this room? Was he communicating with the outside world while in the room?
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Was the room the man was found in inside something else that wouldn't normally house a room? No

Is the man a midget? No

Is chess involved? No

There was already such a puzzle.

Was the man spying? No Writing something? Nocommunicating with the outside world in some way?No

had the man been kept captive? No was the room like a cell? No was it in a jail? No did the man damage anything? No could he have damaged something? Yope was he healthy? Yes had he been fed? Yes given water?Yes

Was the man trying to raise money (e.g. for a charity) by spending time in this room? No Was he communicating with the outside world while in the room? No
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Was the man hiding? If so, was he told to hide? Would he come out only if something happened? Was the reason any of: War, crime, radioactivity, virus?
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Was there something else meant to be in the room? That the man pretended he was? Like there should be a dog in the room, the man spent time in the room pretending he was the dog?
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Was the man hiding? Yope If so, was he told to hide? Yes Would he come out only if something happened? Yes, I guess so... Was the reason any of: War No, crime Noish, radioactivityNo, virusNo
Was there something else meant to be in the room? No, but there was something in the roomThat the man pretended he was? No Like there should be a dog in the room, the man spent time in the room pretending he was the dog?No
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Was he told to guard that something in the room?
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Was he told to guard that something in the room? No
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Is the something in the room the reason why the man was there?
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Was he transported?
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Is the something in the room the reason why the man was there? Yope Was he transported? No
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The somehing in the room, is it another person, animal, object of interest
Is the other something interesting in itself when he is found?
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The somehing in the room, is it another person, animal, object of interest An object
Is the other something interesting in itself when he is found? Yes
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Is it valuable? incriminating? stolen? smuggled?
Was he holding on to it? If so, would it break if he had dropped it? Did it break?
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Is it valuable? Probably incriminating? Yes stolen? No smuggled? No
Was he holding on to it? Yes If so, would it break if he had dropped it? No Did it break? No
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Is it simply one object he is holding on to?
Is it something that needs a container? If so, is the container a plastic bag? a box? an urn? a bottle? a wrapping? paper? carton? a bag?
Is it an illegal substance? A weapon? a body?
Is it something people have been looking for?
Do you know what it is the second you see it?
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was it a document?
a confession?
evidence of something?
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Is it simply one object he is holding on to? Yope
Is it something that needs a container? Yope If so, is the container a plastic bag? a box? an urn? a bottle? a wrapping? paper? carton? a bag? None
Is it an illegal substance? No A weapon? No a body?No
Is it something people have been looking for?Yope
Do you know what it is the second you see it?Yesish
was it a document? No
a confession? No
evidence of something? Yes
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is it evidence of why he's in the room?

is it evidence of who put him in the prom?
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is it evidence of why he's in the room? Yes

is it evidence of who put him in the prom? Yes
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Is he Saddam hiding in the underground bunker?
Is he Brandon Fraser from 'Blast from Past'?
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is it what the man discovered in the room
or
the man being discovered in the room
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Was the man and the object brought inside the room at the same time? Did he bring it inside?
Has the object been modified during his stay in the room? By him?
When he was found, did the other people immediately take the object away from him?
Does the object have more of a symbolic value for the other people than monatary value? The other way around?
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Is he Saddam hiding in the underground bunker? No
Is he Brandon Fraser from 'Blast from Past'? No
is it what the man discovered in the room
or
the man being discovered in the room Uh, vhat?
Was the man and the object brought inside the room at the same time? No Did he bring it inside? No
Has the object been modified during his stay in the room? Yope By him? Yes
When he was found, did the other people immediately take the object away from him? No
Does the object have more of a symbolic value for the other people than monatary value? Irr The other way around? Irr
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Aah, I understand now. You mean what is the "discovery"?

is it what the man discovered in the room
or
the man being discovered in the room This
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Could u please clarify this for me:
Was he expectED to be there? (by other people?)
Was he expectING to be there? (by himself?)
Do we need to figure out what the room is, or is it irrelevant?
Was he stealing the "discovery"?
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Is the object tangible?
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Was he expectED to be there? (by other people?) No
Was he expectING to be there? (by himself?) Yes
Do we need to figure out what the room is Yope, or is it irrelevant? No
Was he stealing the "discovery"? No
Is the object tangible? Yes
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Is it an object that is not supposed to exist? Lost forever?
True story? Did it happen recently or long time ago? Last century? Before that?
Is he holding on to any plans? For a revolution? Taking over the kingdom? Stopping or starting a war? Proof that the world is flat?
Is it a description of what really happened in a certain situation? His or someone elses true identity?
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Does he know a secret? Is he in the room so he will not tell anyone? Did he write it down while sitting there?
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Is it an object that is not supposed to exist? No Lost forever? No
True story? YesDid it happen recently or long time ago? long time ago Last century? Yes Before that? No
Is he holding on to any plans? No For a revolution? No Taking over the kingdom? No Stopping or starting a war? No Proof that the world is flat?No
Is it a description of what really happened in a certain situation? No His or someone elses true identity?No
Does he know a secret?Yope Is he in the room so he will not tell anyone? NoishDid he write it down while sitting there? FA
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Is it an object that is not supposed to exist? Noish
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Is it related to WW 1 or 2? Cold war story with agents?
Does it happen in the US? Europe? Russia? Japan?
Is it a public building? An embassy? Government building? Military building?
Does the man have the same nationality as the people finding him? Does he work for them? For the enemy?
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Is it related to WW 1 or 2? No Cold war story with agents? No
Does it happen in the US? Yes Europe? no Russia? No Japan? No
Is it a public building? Yes An embassy? No Government building? No Military building?No
Does the man have the same nationality as the people finding him? Yes Does he work for them? No For the enemy?FA
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Is the man still alive when he is discovered?
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Is the man still alive when he is discovered? Yes
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Is it a library? Theater? Airport? Museum? Hospital? Police or fire department? School? Department store? Does it matter?
Was the man expecting money or a reward by being there? Does he understand why he is in the room and what he is supposed to do there?
Is he supposed to finish something inside the room before going out?
Is the main purpose of being in the room to do whatever he is doing with the object? Is he creating something? Maintaining something?
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Is it a library? Theater? Airport? Museum? Hospital? Police or fire department? School? Department store? No Does it matter? Yes
Was the man expecting money or a reward by being there? Yes Does he understand why he is in the room and what he is supposed to do there? Yope
Is he supposed to finish something inside the room before going out? Yope
Is the main purpose of being in the room to do whatever he is doing with the object? Yes Is he creating something? No Maintaining something? Yes
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Is the object common, or is it something like... a bomb? (ex- he needed to blow up the building and the mob would pay him?)
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Is the object common, No or is it something like... a bomb? (ex- he needed to blow up the building and the mob would pay him?) No
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Is the object made of metal? wood? paper? material? vegetable stuff? mineral? plastic? glass? Does it have moving parts? is it mechanical? electrical? Was it small enough to be held in his clenched hand? to sit on the palm of his hand? did it need the support of a table? Is the weight relevant? colour? Has he been using it? does he look at it? listen to it? feel it? press it? programme it?
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Is the object one-of-a-kind? historical artifact?
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Is there a sign on the door to prevent people from entering? Is it a special purpose room? such as a control room for heating, the elevator, electricity, water etc?
Or is it just a plain small room without any special purpose for the building?
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Is the object made of metal? Maybe this, or...wood? ...this paper? No material? No vegetable stuff? No mineral? No plastic? No glass? No Does it have moving parts? Yope is it mechanical? Yes electrical? No Was it small enough to be held in his clenched hand? Yes to sit on the palm of his hand? No did it need the support of a table? Noish Is the weight relevant? No colour? No Has he been using it? Yesdoes he look at it? No listen to it? No feel it? No press it? Noishprogramme it?No
Is the object one-of-a-kind? No historical artifact?No
Is there a sign on the door to prevent people from entering? IrrIs it a special purpose room? such as a control room for heating, the elevator, electricity, water etc?No
Or is it just a plain small room without any special purpose for the building?Yes
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Is it a church?
The thing he is doing with the object, does it show or have any effect outside the room?
Would it technically be possible to do the same thing to the object just outside the room?
Is the object long? Is it in the shape of a stick? a pipe?
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Is it a church?No
The thing he is doing with the object, does it show or have any effect outside the room?YES
Would it technically be possible to do the same thing to the object just outside the room?No
Is the object long? Quite Is it in the shape of a stick? a pipe? Well, it is not straight
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Is the object in two pieces? more? Does he move it? Turn it? Is there something else in the room with which the object interacts? a hole in which the object is inserted? Is he giving the impression to people outside that something is happening which is not actually happening? does something move? light up?
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Is the object attached to anything outside the room? Does it use remote control? Is he cheating in some way? Committing a scam or confidence trick? Prompting someone outside the room? Is it a writing implement? A signalling device of some sort? A periscope?
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Is the man the Wizard of Oz?
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Is he sitting inside a fake ATM, handing out money to people?
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Is he doing something manually, which people outside always thought was done with some kind of machinery?
Is he handling something people outside can read? numbers? hear?
The people finding him, do they think they have to fix a machine?
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Is the man the Wizard of Oz? no
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Is the object in two pieces? No more? No Does he move it? Yes Turn it? Yes Is there something else in the room with which the object interacts? No a hole in which the object is inserted? Yes Is he giving the impression to people outside that something is happening which is not actually happening? Yope does something move? Yes light up? No
Is the object attached to anything outside the room? Yes Does it use remote control? No Is he cheating in some way? Yes Committing a scam or confidence trick? Yes Prompting someone outside the room? No Is it a writing implement? No A signalling device of some sort? No A periscope? No
Is the man the Wizard of Oz? No
Is he sitting inside a fake ATM, handing out money to people? No
Is he doing something manually, which people outside always thought was done with some kind of machinery? Yesish
Is he handling something people outside can read? no numbers? No hear? Yes
The people finding him, do they think they have to fix a machine? No
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Are people simply deceived - they have their illusions shattered when he is found? or are they losing money? both? Are only those people involved who choose to be? wider population like a township? Is he doing anything connected with a clock? Does he turn the object for specific periods of time? sporadically? at certain times of day? Is he somehow alerted when to turn? By what he hears? sees?
Is someone else making a lot of money of which he expects a cut?
Was the room on the floor at ground level? One up? More? Relevant?
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Are people simply deceived - they have their illusions shattered when he is found? Yes or are they losing money? Noish Are only those people involved who choose to be? Yes wider population like a township? No Is he doing anything connected with a clock? No Does he turn the object for specific periods of time? Yes sporadically? No at certain times of day? YesIs he somehow alerted when to turn? Irr By what he hears? sees? Irr
Is someone else making a lot of money of which he expects a cut? Yes
Was the room on the floor at ground level? One up? More? Relevant? No
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Is he holding on to a microphone?
Does he talk? Sing? Scream? Make sounds? Animal sounds? Special effect sounds? Playing a recorded sound?
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Is gambling involved?
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Is he holding on to a microphone? No
Does he talk? Sing? Scream? Make sounds? Animal sounds? Special effect sounds? Playing a recorded sound? None of those
Is gambling involved? No
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Posted on Monday, March 19, 2007 - 8:08 am:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

Recap: A man in a small room has been caught operating an object which is a part of a bigger machine. This leads to much scandal and fury, since the man has been hired to take part in a hoax, and the people who saw him suddenly realized they had been cheated.
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Posted on Wednesday, March 28, 2007 - 11:11 am:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

Well, seeing as there is no answer, I think I can give a

***SPOILER***

This puzzle refers to Redheffer's perpetual motion machine (http://www.museumofhoaxes.com/redheffer.html). He had presented his machine to visitors, but then someone got suspicious and enetered a small room where he found the old man that was propelling the machine.
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Whoa! That's awesome! Good puzzle, sorry that it kinda died, though, you had me lost.

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