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Tony (E20)
Posted on Thursday, October 13, 2005 - 7:04 pm:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

I've been asking questions for a while ... about time I posted a puzzle for the rest of you ... here goes ...

... as I would have expected!
Vae (Vaetrus)
Posted on Thursday, October 13, 2005 - 7:45 pm:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

Is the title relevant?

Were you expecting it for awhile?

Was it a specific event? Due to happen at that time & place?
Tony (E20)
Posted on Thursday, October 13, 2005 - 7:51 pm:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

Is the title relevant? No. Title is random
Were you expecting it for awhile? no

Was it a specific event? yesDue to happen at that time & place? yes
Jennifer (Tigger32382)
Posted on Thursday, October 13, 2005 - 10:00 pm:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

was it a good event? a bad event? did it happen to you? to a friend? a relative? a stranger? is time relevant? place? was it at work? home? in the general world?
Tony (E20)
Posted on Thursday, October 13, 2005 - 10:11 pm:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

was it a good event? a bad event? I wouldn't use either of those words to describe it ...

did it happen to you? to a friend? a relative? a stranger? strangers

is time relevant? It might help ...

place? yes
was it at work? home? in the general world? this one
Vae (Vaetrus)
Posted on Thursday, October 13, 2005 - 11:40 pm:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

Was it out in nature? in an urban surrounding? rural? open field? closed area?

Was it an event that was publicly broadcasted?

Something once-in-a-lifetime?

Was it during the day? night? afternoon? dawn? dust? sunrise? sunset?

Did it happen to a group of people? a single person? random people who don't know each others? a group of close people?
Tony (E20)
Posted on Thursday, October 13, 2005 - 11:50 pm:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

Was it out in nature? in an urban surrounding? rural? open field? closed area? an enclosed area in an urban setting

Was it an event that was publicly broadcasted? yesish

Something once-in-a-lifetime? probably not ... though I'd not come across it before
Was it during the day? night? afternoon? dawn? dust? sunrise? sunset? this morning, I believe

Did it happen to a group of people? a single person? random people who don't know each others? a group of close people? a group of people who would each have known some of the others
Eliot (Eliot)
Posted on Saturday, October 15, 2005 - 12:35 pm:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

Is a sport involved? A record breaking?
Would you have expected the thing to transpire in this place? With these people? Or just at some time and place, eventually? Were they expecting it to happen?
Weather involved? Nature in any way?
Tony (E20)
Posted on Saturday, October 15, 2005 - 6:24 pm:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

Is a sport involved? noA record breaking? no ... nothing like this
Would you have expected the thing to transpire in this place? yesWith these people? yesOr just at some time and place, eventually? Were they expecting it to happen? yes
Weather involved? noNature in any way? no
Jennifer (Tigger32382)
Posted on Tuesday, October 18, 2005 - 9:49 pm:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

was it some type of coincidence? specific number of people involved relevant? was the enclosed area a building? a subway? a covered walkway? would it help to find out which city?
Tony (E20)
Posted on Tuesday, October 18, 2005 - 10:06 pm:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

was it some type of coincidence? No
specific number of people involved relevant? nowas the enclosed area a building? yes
a subway? no a covered walkway? no
would it help to find out which city? Yes, I think it would ...
Jennifer (Tigger32382)
Posted on Tuesday, October 18, 2005 - 10:07 pm:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

is the city in america? a european country? in asia? africa? australia? south america? canada? mexico?
Tony (E20)
Posted on Tuesday, October 18, 2005 - 10:08 pm:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

is the city in america? a european country? this one in asia? africa? australia? south america? canada? mexico?
Jennifer (Tigger32382)
Posted on Tuesday, October 18, 2005 - 10:53 pm:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

france? england? spain? germany? etc?
Tony (E20)
Posted on Tuesday, October 18, 2005 - 11:25 pm:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

france? england? This one spain? germany? etc?

... and to save the next question ... it was London J
Vae (Vaetrus)
Posted on Wednesday, October 19, 2005 - 12:05 am:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

Were they in Big Ben? the clocktower? The parliament building? a government buildings? a restaurant? a grocery? a place that provides a service? sells a commodity? is a corporation?
Tony (E20)
Posted on Wednesday, October 19, 2005 - 9:50 am:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

Were they in Big Ben? I believe that, technically speaking, Big Ben is the name of the bell. I can confirm that they were not in the bell!
the clocktower? Close
The parliament building? That's the one!
a government buildings? see previous answer
a restaurant? no, I don't think so. Though it was at lunchtime ...
a grocery? no
a place that provides a service? In that the Houses of Parliament provide a service to the nation, Yes
a place that sells a commodity? Not officially, though there have been rumours in the past...
is a corporation? no
Vae (Vaetrus)
Posted on Wednesday, October 19, 2005 - 1:54 pm:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

Lunchtime and HoP...

Were they recessing for lunch?
Were they adjourning?
A Call to Order? Amendment? Call to Question?
Point of Information? Point of Order? A Challenge?

Were the people MPPs? Or similiar? Or were they the audience?

A motion was passed? Moved?
Tony (E20)
Posted on Wednesday, October 19, 2005 - 2:06 pm:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

Were they recessing for lunch?
Were they adjourning?
A Call to Order? Amendment? Call to Question?
Point of Information? Point of Order? A Challenge? None of these, because ...

Were the people MPPs? ... most of the people involved were not politicians
Or similiar? no-ish

Or were they the audience? On the whole, yes-ish ... though there was some audience involvement

A motion was passed? Moved? No, to both
Vae (Vaetrus)
Posted on Wednesday, October 19, 2005 - 2:17 pm:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

Were they the civil servants? waiters?
A lunch order? regular ordinary people?
Jennifer (Tigger32382)
Posted on Wednesday, October 19, 2005 - 2:17 pm:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

was there a march on the h.o.p.? some kind of demonstration or protest?
Tony (E20)
Posted on Wednesday, October 19, 2005 - 2:22 pm:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

Were they the civil servants? no
waiters? no
A lunch order? no
regular ordinary people? no ... there was something special about them

was there a march on the h.o.p.? some kind of demonstration or protest? no to both