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Cupofsun (Cupofsun)
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Posted on Saturday, February 27, 2010 - 8:18 pm:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

This is another scrund that deals with Massachusetts that I often hear. What is it?
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Posted on Saturday, February 27, 2010 - 8:31 pm:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

does it deal with residents of Massachusetts? Demographics? Geography? Topography?
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Posted on Sunday, February 28, 2010 - 9:57 pm:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

You're welcome!

Is it about politics? History? Would people who live in Massachusetts have this scrund? People who live outside of it? Does it deal with race? Racism?
Cupofsun (Cupofsun)
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does it deal with residents of Massachusetts? Yesish Demographics? Yesish Geography? Yesish Topography? No

Is it about politics? No History? No Would people who live in Massachusetts have this scrund? Yes People who live outside of it? Yes, but not nearly as many as those who live in Mass Does it deal with race? Racism? Neither
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Would people in...have this scrund: Berkshire County? Franklin County? Hampshire County? Hampden County? Worcester County? Middlesex County? Essex County? Suffolk County? Norfolk County? Bristol County? Plymouth County? Barnstable County? Dukes County? Nantucket County? (Did I get them all?)

Is it about the population of Mass? The pop. density? Non-human residents? Mass compared to other places? Could people in New Hampshire have a similar scrund about NH? What about Alabama? Wyoming? California? Alaska? Hawaii? Saskatchewan? Nunavut? Quebec? Ontario? New Brunswick? Zacatecas? England? New South Wales?

Is it about a specific area of Mass? Specific residents?

Is it that species X is found in X part of Mass?
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Educational universities relevant?

Same-sex marriage?
Cupofsun (Cupofsun)
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Would people in...have this scrund: Berkshire County? Franklin County? Hampshire County? This one is most likely, though people anywhere COULD have this scrund. Hampden County? Worcester County? Middlesex County? Essex County? Suffolk County? Norfolk County? Bristol County? Plymouth County? Barnstable County? Dukes County? Nantucket County? (Did I get them all?) Haha, for such a small state, I hope so

Is it about the population of Mass? A very slight yesish here The pop. density? Non-human residents? Mass compared to other places? Could people in New Hampshire have a similar scrund about NH? What about Alabama? Wyoming? California? Alaska? Hawaii? Saskatchewan? Nunavut? Quebec? Ontario? New Brunswick? Zacatecas? England? New South Wales?
No to all the rest...
Is it about a specific area of Mass? Yes Specific residents? Yope

Is it that species X is found in X part of Mass? No

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Educational universities relevant? Yes

Same-sex marriage? No
Hominid (Hominid)
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Posted on Wednesday, March 17, 2010 - 7:44 pm:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

Hampshire county: Plainfield? Cummington? Middlefield? Worthington? Chesterfield? Goshen? Huntington? Hatfield? Northampton? Southampton? Easthampton? Westhampton? Amherst? Hadley? South Hadley? Granby? Ware? Pelham? Belchertown? (Did I get them all?)

5 colleges relevant?
Cupofsun (Cupofsun)
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Hampshire county: Plainfield? Cummington? Middlefield? Worthington? Chesterfield? Goshen? Huntington? Hatfield? Northampton? Southampton? Easthampton? Westhampton? Amherst? Hadley? South Hadley? Granby? Ware? Pelham? Belchertown? (Did I get them all?) See below for a more precise answer.

5 colleges relevant? These are very relevant.
Lordofthegeeks1000 (Lordofthegeeks1000)
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Is Scooby-Doo relevant? (I'm not asking as a joke, by the way.)
Cupofsun (Cupofsun)
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Is Scooby-Doo relevant? (I'm not asking as a joke, by the way.) You surely know what it is. Don't spoil?
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Is Massachusetts acceptance of same-sex marriage relevant? Is Scooby-Doo gay? Does the tv series take place in Massachusetts? Was Scooby created by a Massachusetts college student? Do the human characters in the series attend a Massachusetts college?
Cupofsun (Cupofsun)
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Is Massachusetts acceptance of same-sex marriage relevant? No Is Scooby-Doo gay? Not that I know of, but this is the best LTPF question I've ever read. Does the tv series take place in Massachusetts?No Was Scooby created by a Massachusetts college student?No Do the human characters in the series attend a Massachusetts college?No
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If the name massachusetts comes up in any way in the series, is it relevant?
Cupofsun (Cupofsun)
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Posted on Thursday, April 29, 2010 - 7:26 pm:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

If the name massachusetts comes up in any way in the series, is it relevant? No
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Anything to do with drugs or drug culture?
Gourami (Gourami)
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Cupofsun, where art thou?
Please come back to us, so this doesn't have to go into Limbo. Thanks!
Cupofsun (Cupofsun)
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Posted on Monday, June 28, 2010 - 12:40 am:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

Sorry my fishy friend

Anything to do with drugs or drug culture?
No (with a very slight ish)
Balin (Balin)
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Back on Scooby topic...

Is the cartoon show relevant? Just the character? The movie(s)?
Cupofsun (Cupofsun)
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Posted on Monday, August 09, 2010 - 7:31 pm:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

$poiler
I'm just going to spoil this because after the scooby-doo thing got brought up, you basically either KNOW this or don't and would have to google it to figure it out. So here it is:

Five-College folklore

A popular urban legend among Five College students holds that the characters on the Saturday morning cartoon Scooby-Doo represent the five colleges. The legend has Velma representing Smith College and Daphne as Mount Holyoke, with Fred representing Amherst College, Shaggy as Hampshire College, and Scooby as UMass Amherst. Hanna-Barbera Productions, CBS executive Fred Silverman, and some of the show's writers have said that this story is false,[3] and that the show was actually based on the radio program I Love a Mystery and the TV sitcom The Many Loves of Dobie Gillis. In fact, Hampshire College did not open until a year after the premiere of Scooby-Doo. - From Wikipedia
Balin (Balin)
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Posted on Monday, August 09, 2010 - 7:48 pm:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

I think I had heard that one - just completely forgot about it, and assumed (correctly) that it was false. Great puzzle though!

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