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Katy (Katy)
Posted on Thursday, January 19, 2006 - 7:59 am:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

Let's hope it doesn't catch on or they'll all be miserable!
David Burn (Woubit)
Posted on Thursday, January 19, 2006 - 8:51 am:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

Roughly how many of them are there?
Katy (Katy)
Posted on Thursday, January 19, 2006 - 8:58 am:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

By David Burn (Woubit) on Thursday, January 19, 2006 - 08:51 am:


Roughly how many of them are there?
That's very difficult to answer. One answer could be millions / billions. On the other hand, I could answer zero
David Burn (Woubit)
Posted on Thursday, January 19, 2006 - 9:09 am:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

This "it" that might catch on: would it involve some physical activity? some mode of thinking?
Katy (Katy)
Posted on Thursday, January 19, 2006 - 9:32 am:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

By David Burn (Woubit) on Thursday, January 19, 2006 - 09:09 am:


This "it" that might catch on: would it involve some physical activity? some mode of thinking?
Yes to both
David Burn (Woubit)
Posted on Thursday, January 19, 2006 - 9:49 am:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

This activity: would it be performed outdoors? indoors? anywhere? Does it involve computers?
Katy (Katy)
Posted on Thursday, January 19, 2006 - 10:25 am:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

By David Burn (Woubit) on Thursday, January 19, 2006 - 09:49 am:


This activity: would it be performed outdoors? indoors? Both anywhere? Does it involve computers? Strictly no, but explore!
Katy (Katy)
Posted on Sunday, January 22, 2006 - 1:13 pm:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

Hint: "It" is already common practice in certain situations. The "catch on" refers to another situation
Drew Sollenberger (Sollen)
Posted on Monday, January 23, 2006 - 11:26 pm:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

makeing people misserable in the SIMS? ;)

are 'they' real living people?

is it a game? a phrase? a method of doing something? a sport/activity? a new use for an old item/concept?

will the person doing 'it' be miserable?

miserable=feeling bad? physical discomfort?
Katy (Katy)
Posted on Wednesday, January 25, 2006 - 3:05 pm:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

By Drew Sollenberger (Sollen) on Monday, January 23, 2006 - 11:26 pm:


makeing people misserable in the SIMS? ;)
Not sure what you mean but you may be close!

are 'they' real living people? NO! Good question

is it a game? No a phrase? Noish a method of doing something? Yes a sport/activity? Sport, def no, activity, yes a new use for an old item/concept? If it caught on, that's what would happen

will the person doing 'it' be miserable? No, although they may be surprised

miserable=feeling bad? physical discomfort?
not really, explore
Lewis Zeiters (Lzeiters)
Posted on Wednesday, January 25, 2006 - 6:07 pm:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

"miser"-able?
Katy (Katy)
Posted on Wednesday, January 25, 2006 - 6:49 pm:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

By Lewis Zeiters (Lzeiters) on Wednesday, January 25, 2006 - 06:07 pm:


"miser"-able?
No, sorry for confusion. I meant really that the concept of "them" feeling bad or in physical discomfort makes no sense, whereas the concept of "them" being miserable does. If you see what I mean!
Kristoffer Dominique Albeus (Kristoffer)
Posted on Thursday, January 26, 2006 - 1:17 am:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

minute orgranisms? bacteria? responsible for colds? :P
Drew Sollenberger (Sollen)
Posted on Thursday, January 26, 2006 - 4:19 am:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

SIMs is a popular computer game where you control a family through their lives, get them jobs decide when they play who they marry ect. You can really ruin their lives if you wanted but guess that isn't it

making 'fake' people feel miserable? Are these people simulated through electronic equipment like in a computer game? Are they part of some fantasy or imaginary reality? or just human looking objects such as baby dolls or snow men?

are they miserable because they will be destroyed or damaged indirectly due to some other activity? Because they will directly be damaged or destroyed? Because something 'imaginary but horrible' will happen to them?

wild guess that I guarantee is wrong but have to post for fun. If SUV catch on snow men will be miserable with the rise of global warming killing them off.
Katy (Katy)
Posted on Thursday, January 26, 2006 - 9:50 am:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

By Kristoffer Dominique Albeus (Kristoffer) on Thursday, January 26, 2006 - 01:17 am:


minute orgranisms? bacteria? responsible for colds? :P No, unfortunately not

By Drew Sollenberger (Sollen) on Thursday, January 26, 2006 - 04:19 am:


SIMs is a popular computer game where you control a family through their lives, get them jobs decide when they play who they marry ect. You can really ruin their lives if you wanted but guess that isn't it
No, but this is vaguely OTRT...ish

making 'fake' people feel miserable? Yes, but FA for 'feel' Are these people simulated through electronic equipment Yes like in a computer game? But nothing this advanced Are they part of some fantasy or imaginary reality? No or just human looking objects such as baby dolls or snow men? Very simple ones, yes

are they miserable because they will be destroyed or damaged indirectly due to some other activity?
Because they will directly be damaged or destroyed? Because something 'imaginary but horrible' will happen to them?
No, and that's still not really what I intend by the use of miserable. They have no feelings, real or imagined, but...

wild guess that I guarantee is wrong but have to post for fun. If SUV catch on snow men will be miserable with the rise of global warming killing them off. I'm sure they will, but no. However, using this example, what would make a snowman 'miserable'??
Lewis Zeiters (Lzeiters)
Posted on Thursday, January 26, 2006 - 1:31 pm:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

"Last Christmas, I ran into Frosty...at the mall..." :O

(tire tracks, a loose carrot, and some black things are in the vicinity)
Katy (Katy)
Posted on Thursday, January 26, 2006 - 1:40 pm:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

By Lewis Zeiters (Lzeiters) on Thursday, January 26, 2006 - 01:31 pm:


"Last Christmas, I ran into Frosty...at the mall..."

(tire tracks, a loose carrot, and some black things are in the vicinity)
Well that would make me miserable if I were a snowwoman
John Morahan (Wunderland)
Posted on Thursday, January 26, 2006 - 9:01 pm:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

miserable as in badly made?

is "it" some newfangled form of abstract art?
Katy (Katy)
Posted on Friday, January 27, 2006 - 10:45 am:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

By John Morahan (Wunderland) on Thursday, January 26, 2006 - 09:01 pm:


miserable as in badly made? No

is "it" some newfangled form of abstract art? No, although some may argue yes I suppose!

If you were to talk about a snowman being 'miserable' what would you usually be referring to?
Katy (Katy)
Posted on Sunday, January 29, 2006 - 8:50 pm:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

HINT: Snowmen don't have feelings (as far as I know!) Their 'feelings' are perceived by...
John Faben (Bentarm)
Posted on Sunday, January 29, 2006 - 9:39 pm:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

the shape fo their mouth?
snowmen will have straight rather than bendy mouths for some reason?
Or their clothing in general? Is coal relevant? carrots? sticks? hats? scarves?

Oh - are 'they' snowmen? Or a more general category of thing which might also include snowmen?
Katy (Katy)
Posted on Monday, January 30, 2006 - 11:02 am:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

By John Faben (Bentarm) on Sunday, January 29, 2006 - 09:39 pm:


the shape fo their mouth? YES!
snowmen will have straight rather than bendy mouths for some reason?
Or their clothing in general? Is coal relevant? carrots? sticks? hats? scarves?

Oh - are 'they' snowmen? No, snowmen was just an illustration of the fact that 'miserable' refers only to the shape of the mouth Or a more general category of thing which might also include snowmen? No, it's a specific thing, similar to snowmen only in that their 'misery' is perceived by mouth shape