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Rage29 (Rage29)
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Posted on Saturday, April 28, 2007 - 8:06 am:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

Friend:wat's up, dude?
Me:Shut up!
Foulglory (Foulglory)
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Posted on Saturday, April 28, 2007 - 8:40 am:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

True Story? Movie? Book? Comic? FYOI?
Rage29 (Rage29)
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Posted on Saturday, April 28, 2007 - 9:17 am:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

True Story? Movie? Book? Comic? FYOI?this
Foulglory (Foulglory)
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Posted on Saturday, April 28, 2007 - 9:52 am:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

Location relevant?

Was someting important going on at that time that he interrupted?
Rage29 (Rage29)
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Posted on Saturday, April 28, 2007 - 10:12 am:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

Location relevant?no

Was someting important going on at that time that he interrupted?nope
Foulglory (Foulglory)
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Posted on Saturday, April 28, 2007 - 2:31 pm:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

Did you hate your friend for some reason?
Rage29 (Rage29)
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Posted on Saturday, April 28, 2007 - 2:36 pm:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

Did you hate your friend for some reason?no
Booklover (Booklover)
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Posted on Sunday, April 29, 2007 - 2:23 pm:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

did you say "shut up" in anger? in jest?

was this maybe an inside joke between the two of you, and this is the way you greeted each other?

was "shut up" another way of saying "hello"?

did you really want him to stay quiet?
Foulglory (Foulglory)
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Posted on Sunday, April 29, 2007 - 5:04 pm:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

emailed
Rage29 (Rage29)
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Posted on Sunday, April 29, 2007 - 5:18 pm:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

did you say "shut up" in anger?yes in jest?

was this maybe an inside joke between the two of you, and this is the way you greeted each other?
nope

was "shut up" another way of saying "hello"?nope

did you really want him to stay quiet?no

emailedi read it. Your answer is right. congratzz!
Emeraldink (Emeraldink)
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Posted on Tuesday, May 01, 2007 - 8:19 am:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

Is this a real-life dialog or a scripted one?
~damia~ (~damia~)
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Posted on Tuesday, May 01, 2007 - 10:48 am:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

did he often say it to annoy you? is it taken from a film? or something else on tv?
Rage29 (Rage29)
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Posted on Tuesday, May 01, 2007 - 11:14 am:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

Is this a real-life dialogThis or a scripted one?

did he often say it to annoy you? is it taken from a film? or something else on tv?Neither
Rage29 (Rage29)
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Posted on Thursday, May 03, 2007 - 5:18 pm:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

HINT: Title is relevant.
Woodworm (Woodworm)
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Posted on Thursday, May 03, 2007 - 6:35 pm:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

Do you object to being called Dude?
Rage29 (Rage29)
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Posted on Saturday, May 05, 2007 - 12:32 pm:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

Do you object to being called Dude?yes
Enjay (Enjay)
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Posted on Sunday, May 06, 2007 - 2:55 pm:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

Is there more? Do we need to know why you object to being called dude? Would you rather he addressed you by your name? Is Dude too informal? Were other people there?
Rage29 (Rage29)
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Posted on Sunday, May 06, 2007 - 3:23 pm:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

Is there more? Do we need to know why you object to being called dude?yes, as a matter of fact, anyone should object Would you rather he addressed you by your name?no Is Dude too informal?not the reason for my objection Were other people there?nope
Beccaann (Beccaann)
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Posted on Monday, May 07, 2007 - 12:00 am:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

The original meaning of the word dude is thought to be "fool." Is this your reason?
Rage29 (Rage29)
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Posted on Tuesday, May 08, 2007 - 5:31 pm:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

The original meaning of the word dude is thought to be "fool." Is this your reason?bingo!

******************SPOILER***********************

yup, uv'e got it right.the original meaning of the word dude is derived from a german dialect word which means "fool".
thanks a lot evry1 for posting in your questions. i really enjoyed answering them. :-)

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