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Vesica (Vesica)
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Posted on Friday, July 08, 2011 - 3:44 pm:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

Doyle died because he spoke. Why?
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He = Doyle?
Was Doyle murdered? Executed? Accidental death?
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He = Doyle? Yes
Was Doyle murdered? No
Executed? Yes
Accidental death? No

Great start!
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Did he spoke the wrong time at wrong place?

Did his nerve ruptured?

Did he had right to speech?

Did he spoke in a restricted area i.e in which thoughts should not allowed free?

Did he admit that he did something wrong i.e some murder etc?

What he said was it an insult?Compliment ? Complaint? Suggestion? Question?


A puzzle which the king wasn't able to solve(LOL)?

Was he asked a yes/no question(Like do you wanna die)?
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Did he spoke the wrong time at wrong place? In a way, yes

Did his nerve ruptured? No
Did he had right to speech? Yes
Did he spoke in a restricted area i.e in which thoughts should not allowed free? No
Did he admit that he did something wrong i.e some murder etc? No
What he said was it an insult? Along these lines.
Compliment? No
Complaint? No
Suggestion? No
Question? No

A puzzle which the king wasn't able to solve(LOL)? No

Was he asked a yes/no question(Like do you wanna die)? No
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Did he insulted a very respected person?
Powerful person?

Did he threw shoe over the president(reminds me of the president Bush's incident well of cource he wasn't executed)?

Did he insulted some country(Reminds me of Saddam)?
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was he executed by the officials of his country?

had he actually committed a crime apart from speaking out? murder? treason?

did he speak in defence of someone else?
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Yatin509
Did he insulted a very respected person? No
Powerful person? Yes...

Did he threw shoe over the president(reminds me of the president Bush's incident well of cource he wasn't executed)? No

Did he insulted some country(Reminds me of Saddam)? No

Shez
was he executed by the officials of his country? Yes? He was executed the usual way.

had he actually committed a crime apart from speaking out? Yes!
murder? treason? Specific crime not relevant.

did he speak in defence of someone else? No
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was it his speaking that helped them to identify him as the person to be executed?

did he have the opportunity to have his sentence changed to life imprisonment but he spoke out in favour of capital punishment?

did he have a chance to be pardoned but refused to back down?
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The powerful person is the president? King? Minister?Judge? Police official? Someone related to military?

He lives a monarchy? Democracy? Military rule? Colony? Relevant?

Any other person relevant?

Was he brought to get his sentence for the crime he did and then he made some comments which was why he was executed?

Did he committed the crime on his own or was he forced to do it? Relevant?
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Did this happen in real life? If yes, did it happen during the American Revolution? If no, did it happen before? during? after? the time of the American Revolution?
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Was he hiding in some and some people were looking for him and when he spoke i.e he made some noise then he was found and executed?
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Vesica, I've screwed up again. But this time I know why - I was trying to answer you in a different window. PLEASE FORGIVE me!

Here are my questions:

Posted on Saturday, July 09, 2011 - 8:38 am:

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Is Doyle HAM?

Because if Doyle is a German shepherd puppy, I might never forgive you. ;)

Has Doyle committed a crime?

If Doyle committed a crime, did he agree or confess, under investigation, that he was one of / or the relevant criminal?


Did Doyle die to help someone else? Such as

- His wife was going to die in childbirth, and he saved his wife at the cost of their child
- Someone whom Doyle considered extremely important for their town was going to be destroyed, so, a la Sidney Carton, Doyle went to his death instead.
-Was Doyle convicted for a political reason?

[And by political, I don't mean the mere national rules where he lives. I mean political in the sense of power that everyone must obey, regardless of innocence or guilt.]

Is there a sort of merger between real events and televised events?

Did Doyle have friends who recognized him as guilty and who thought that he should be punished?

Or, conversely, be freed?



Okay, a couple of weird, "out there" questions:

Does food, or a meal, or a final meal take place in this puzzle?

Is color, whether in the background or in the clothing, pertinent?

Are you, possibly, thinking of the character named Doyle who appeared during the first season of "Angel" but who, shortly after acting his character, tragically died?

[Any of you who think I'm a fan of "Buffy" and "Angel" - you're right.]

Is Doyle married? Or a great great friend of someone whom we might agree should be able to escape if Doyle is willing to sacrifice himself?

Okay, that was a tongue-twister.

GREAT puzzle!
Cheers from Miami, where I have a couple of cats lying on my feet,
Fiona
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Doyle isn't Sir Arthur Conan Doyle or one of his characters, is he? (Just checking! When I ought to be sleeping...bed...*yawn* night.)
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Had Doyle ever spoken before?
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Shez
was it his speaking that helped them to identify him as the person to be executed? No

did he have the opportunity to have his sentence changed to life imprisonment but he spoke out in favour of capital punishment? No, but right track.

did he have a chance to be pardoned but refused to back down? No, but also right track.

Yatin509
The powerful person is the president? King? Minister?Judge? Police official? Someone related to military? No to all and slight FA

He lives a monarchy? Democracy? Military rule? Colony? Relevant? He lives in the U.S.

Any other person relevant? Yes…

Was he brought to get his sentence for the crime he did and then he made some comments which was why he was executed? YES! This is the crux of the situation. But why?

Did he committed the crime on his own or was he forced to do it? Relevant? Not relevant.

Haenlomal
Did this happen in real life? Yes
If yes, did it happen during the American Revolution? No
If no, did it happen before? during? after? Well after.

Yatin509
Was he hiding in some and some people were looking for him and when he spoke i.e he made some noise then he was found and executed? No

Fionakelleghan
Vesica, I've screwed up again. But this time I know why - I was trying to answer you in a different window. PLEASE FORGIVE me! Here are my questions: No frets!

Is Doyle HAM? Yes

Because if Doyle is a German shepherd puppy, I might never forgive you. ;) I promise to not write puzzles about puppy execution. That would just be WRONG.

Has Doyle committed a crime? Yes!

If Doyle committed a crime, did he agree or confess, under investigation, that he was one of / or the relevant criminal? Irrelevant.

Did Doyle die to help someone else? No and thus no to all examples.

Was Doyle convicted for a political reason? No

Is there a sort of merger between real events and televised events? Not sure I’m following this one. This is based on a real event.

Did Doyle have friends who recognized him as guilty and who thought that he should be punished? Irrelevant
Or, conversely, be freed? Irrelevant

Okay, a couple of weird, "out there" questions: Sometimes those are the best kind!

Does food, or a meal, or a final meal take place in this puzzle? No
Is color, whether in the background or in the clothing, pertinent? No

Are you, possibly, thinking of the character named Doyle who appeared during the first season of "Angel" but who, shortly after acting his character, tragically died?
No…but OMG do I love the Buffyverse. Faith is so totally my pet Slayer. And I sobbed when Doyle died. Loved him to little bits!

Is Doyle married? Irrelevant
Or a great great friend of someone whom we might agree should be able to escape if Doyle is willing to sacrifice himself? Clever thinking but No

Kayleetonkslupin
Doyle isn't Sir Arthur Conan Doyle or one of his characters, is he? No
(Just checking! When I ought to be sleeping...bed...*yawn* night.) Very clever and good to check. Hopefully you toddled off to bed after that Q. Sleep is good!

Grot
Had Doyle ever spoken before? Yes

Whew! Quite a lot of questions there.
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Does Doyle confess to committing a crime?
Does he lie about committing a crime?
Does he want to be punished?
Does he say anything about justice? Injustice? Revenge?
Does he say anything about the nation (USA)?
Does he say anything about the laws of the nation? The government? The authorities? The legal system?
Is any other person involved in any crime that Doyle committed?
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Did he do a "macho" act -- like "Wait, I didn't just kill this one, I killed a dozen others"?

Is the type of crime relevant?

Did he speak in front of the judge? The jury? The police? In other circumstances (talking to friends, for example)?

Is his speaking voluntary? Was his speaking wiretapped?

Was the execution the right punishment for his offense?
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Was Doyle a POW? I'm thinking now of "The Great Escape" starring Steve McQueen and James Garner and etc.

I'm trying to figure out how that scenario would call for someone's death.

OOH! When the escapers escape, each of the prisoners has to face a different challenge. One of the mistakes that were made was answering in English rather than in German.

(I think. It's long since I saw the movie.)

Was it a linguistic booby trap?
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Ixoye724
Does Doyle confess to committing a crime? In the relevant speaking, No
Does he lie about committing a crime? No
Does he want to be punished? No
Does he say anything about justice? No
Injustice? No
Revenge? Yesish
Does he say anything about the nation (USA)? No
Does he say anything about the laws of the nation? No
The government? No
The authorities? No
The legal system? No
Is any other person involved in any crime that Doyle committed? Not relevant

Rbruma
Did he do a "macho" act -- like "Wait, I didn't just kill this one, I killed a dozen others"? No, but good idea.

Is the type of crime relevant? Not terribly, but this only works for certain kinds of crime.

Did he speak in front of the judge? Yes
The jury? YES!!
The police? No
In other circumstances (talking to friends, for example)? No

Is his speaking voluntary? Yes
Was his speaking wiretapped? No

Was the execution the right punishment for his offense? DOYD

Fionakelleghan
Was Doyle a POW? No

Was it a linguistic booby trap? No
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Did he appear in front of the jury as defendant? (if so: for the crime he was finally convicted of?) as plaintiff? as witness? as lawyer? Was he the judge? (one never knows)
Did he speak in response to a question? if so: asked by the judge? by the other party? by someone else?
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Did he appear in front of the jury as defendant? Yes

if so: for the crime he was finally convicted of? Yes, but the conviction phase is not relevant here. Yatin509 determined we are looking at sentencing.

as plaintiff? No
as witness? No
as lawyer? No
Was he the judge? (one never knows) No. But you are correct. One never does know until you ask! Very smart! :D

Did he speak in response to a question? No
if so: asked by the judge? by the other party? by someone else?
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was he allowed to make some sort of plea to the jury? was he being questioned? or did he just shout out?
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So...

When he spoke, did he address the judge? The jury? His lawyer? The prosecuting attorney? Somebody else in the room? Was he talking to himself?

He didn't speak in response to a question, so ... did he react to something / someone that he saw in the room? To something someone else said? Was he pleading his case in front of the court?

Did he give himself away by speaking? Showing that he couldn't possibly know some piece of information unless he was actually guilty of the crime?
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Shez
was he allowed to make some sort of plea to the jury? This and...
was he being questioned? No
or did he just shout out? A little of this.

Rbruma
So...

When he spoke, did he address the judge? No
The jury? Yes - this group directly.
His lawyer? No
The prosecuting attorney? No
Somebody else in the room? No
Was he talking to himself? No

He didn't speak in response to a question, so ... did he react to something / someone that he saw in the room? irrelevant
To something someone else said? Irrelevant
Was he pleading his case in front of the court? Mostly this.

Did he give himself away by speaking? No
Showing that he couldn't possibly know some piece of information unless he was actually guilty of the crime? No, again. He had already been convicted of the crime.
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did he get angry with the jury? did he threaten them?
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did he get angry with the jury? No
did he threaten them? Yes!

I think we are at the put it all together point.
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Fiona starts:

"Is Doyle HAM? ... Because if Doyle is a German shepherd puppy, I might never forgive you. ;)"

You sent the perfect, PERFECT answer. Now I will trust you with my bank card number.

I continued: "Are you, possibly, thinking of the character named Doyle who appeared during the first season of "Angel" but who, shortly after acting his character, tragically died?
Is Doyle married? Or a great great friend of someone whom we might agree should be able to escape if Doyle is willing to sacrifice himself?

Okay, that was a tongue-twister.

GREAT puzzle!
Cheers from Miami, where I have a couple of cats lying on my feet,
Fiona


Hey, here in Miami it's about 3:15 a.m. I am curious to know where the rest you are.

But no hurries. I'm sleepy, and tomorrow will be a long day.
Hugs from humid, un-air-conditioned Miami,
Fiona




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Doyle isn't Sir Arthur Conan Doyle or one of his characters, is he? (Just checking! When I ought to be sleeping...bed...*yawn* night.)
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Had Doyle ever spoken before?
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Shez
was it his speaking that helped them to identify him as the person to be executed? No

did he have the opportunity to have his sentence changed to life imprisonment but he spoke out in favour of capital punishment? No, but right track.

did he have a chance to be pardoned but refused to back down? No, but also right track.

Yatin509
The powerful person is the president? King? Minister?Judge? Police official? Someone related to military? No to all and slight FA

He lives a monarchy? Democracy? Military rule? Colony? Relevant? He lives in the U.S.

Any other person relevant? Yes…

Was he brought to get his sentence for the crime he did and then he made some comments which was why he was executed? YES! This is the crux of the situation. But why?

Did he committed the crime on his own or was he forced to do it? Relevant? Not relevant.

Haenlomal
Did this happen in real life? Yes
If yes, did it happen during the American Revolution? No
If no, did it happen before? during? after? Well after.

Yatin509
Was he hiding in some and some people were looking for him and when he spoke i.e he made some noise then he was found and executed? No

Fionakelleghan
Vesica, I've screwed up again. But this time I know why - I was trying to answer you in a different window. PLEASE FORGIVE me! Here are my questions: No frets!

Is Doyle HAM? Yes

Because if Doyle is a German shepherd puppy, I might never forgive you. ;) I promise to not write puzzles about puppy execution. That would just be WRONG.

Has Doyle committed a crime? Yes!

If Doyle committed a crime, did he agree or confess, under investigation, that he was one of / or the relevant criminal? Irrelevant.

Did Doyle die to help someone else? No and thus no to all examples.

Was Doyle convicted for a political reason? No

Is there a sort of merger between real events and televised events? Not sure I’m following this one. This is based on a real event.

Did Doyle have friends who recognized him as guilty and who thought that he should be punished? Irrelevant
Or, conversely, be freed? Irrelevant

Okay, a couple of weird, "out there" questions: Sometimes those are the best kind!

Does food, or a meal, or a final meal take place in this puzzle? No
Is color, whether in the background or in the clothing, pertinent? No

Are you, possibly, thinking of the character named Doyle who appeared during the first season of "Angel" but who, shortly after acting his character, tragically died?
No…but OMG do I love the Buffyverse. Faith is so totally my pet Slayer. And I sobbed when Doyle died. Loved him to little bits!

Is Doyle married? Irrelevant
Or a great great friend of someone whom we might agree should be able to escape if Doyle is willing to sacrifice himself? Clever thinking but No

Kayleetonkslupin
Doyle isn't Sir Arthur Conan Doyle or one of his characters, is he? No
(Just checking! When I ought to be sleeping...bed...*yawn* night.) Very clever and good to check. Hopefully you toddled off to bed after that Q. Sleep is good!

Grot
Had Doyle ever spoken before? Yes

Whew! Quite a lot of questions there.
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Vesica, I'd like to ask you plainly:

Can you tell us what Doyle spoke?

Is it the very FACT that he spoke that killed him? (If, say, they thought that he was mute.)

Did Doyle make a confession? Such as sleeping with the queen ... or writing the plays attributed to Will Shakespeare ... or inventing the Celsius thermometer, or something that huge?

If you can't tell us precisely what he said, if that would spoil the puzzle, can you give us a hint in the right direction? (science, linguistics, politics, the arts, the free press, marriage and sins thereof, whether sushi is better than Chinese food...)

And [laugh] I cracked up when you wrote "executed in the usual way." Vesica, I had a vision of criminals, in leg-irons, marching slowly toward Vesica's yard, so that they will be executed in Vesica's usual way.

(Hey, I haven't slept, so I'm a bit punchy. You know I love you!)

Going to try for a nap, now, and will return this afternoon...

Sleepy best wishes,
Fiona
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Did Doyle say that once he had served his sentence he would seek out the members of the jury and take his revenge?
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Fionakelleghan

Vesica, I'd like to ask you plainly:
Can you tell us what Doyle spoke? No, because that's not a Yes/No response, as lateral puzzles usually have. I will include it in the solution.

For our purposes we are looking for the intent/general genre of the statement.


Is it the very FACT that he spoke that killed him? No

Did Doyle make a confession? No

Such as sleeping with the queen ... or writing the plays attributed to Will Shakespeare ... or inventing the Celsius thermometer, or something that huge? None of these.

If you can't tell us precisely what he said, if that would spoil the puzzle, can you give us a hint in the right direction? Um, sure but I think you all have the pieces here. You know who he spoke to (the jury) and that this was during the sentencing portion of his trial and that he was ultimately executed because of what he said. That should be enough to put the final bits in place.

(science, linguistics, politics, the arts, the free press, marriage and sins thereof, whether sushi is better than Chinese food...) None of these are relevant.

And [laugh] I cracked up when you wrote "executed in the usual way." Vesica, I had a vision of criminals, in leg-irons, marching slowly toward Vesica's yard, so that they will be executed in Vesica's usual way.
*snicker* Yes, that was oddly put on my part. I think we didn't know at that point that he was convicted of a crime. He was executed in the usual way for convicts in his state (injection to be presice). Rather than being exectued by being forced to eat 300 cheeseburgers or being smothered by puppies or something.

Shez
Did Doyle say that once he had served his sentence he would seek out the members of the jury and take his revenge? Close enough!!

HOORAY!! You-know-what forthcoming.
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***** SPOILER *****

Jurors had convicted Isaiah Doyle of a 2005 murder and were listening to evidence in the penalty phase of the trial when Doyle decided to take the witness stand (as defendants sometimes do in a desperate attempt to avoid the death penalty).

However, Doyle took a very interesting approach in his comments. He looked right at the jury and decided to threaten them all, saying "If I had an AK-47, I'd kill every last one of y'all with no remorse." Unsurprisingly, the jury recommended execution rather than life imprisonment or a lesser sentence.
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"...rather than being executed by being forced to eat 300 cheeseburgers..." EXECUTION BY CHEEZBURGUR? *sobs* THAT IS NO WAY TO DO AN EXECUTION! *iz sad kitteh now* But a cheezburgur would do very well for a last meal, probably.

...Also. I dunno if you've ever seen that news article about the guys who ordered a 100x100 at In-N-Out...just saying, they were 1/3 of the way there, Vesica kitteh!

Nice puzzel, as always *snuggles*
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great puzzle, thanks!

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