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Posted on Sunday, May 29, 2011 - 6:55 pm:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

We have to do it tonight, darling!
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do it = watch birds? something else? something naughty?

Is this something a girl says to her boyfriend? Vice versa? a woman says to her significant other? Vice versa? a wife says to her husband? Vice verss? Or something totally different?
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It:
A crime?
A household chore?
Buying something?
Helping somebody else?
Doing somebody else a favor?
Suprising somebody?
Going somewhere?
Something related to school/work?
Is a party relevant?

Do they have to do it that night because the speaker just feels like doing it then?
Or would it be too late to do it if they waited longer?
If so, is it because something or somebody they need won't be available later on?
Because somebody has to see a certain result until a certain time?
Because later on, doing it would be more dangerous or inconvenient?

Is darkness required to do it?
Or people being asleep?
Or shops being closed?
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Is the speaker HAM? HAF?
Is "darling" HAM? HAF?
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do it = watch birds? Possibly, but improbably something else? Yes something naughty? No

Is this something a girl says to her boyfriend? Vice versa? a woman says to her significant other? Vice versa? a wife says to her husband? Vice verss? Or something totally different? No, assume a man says to a woman, but the opposite can be true as well

It:
A crime?
A household chore?
Buying something?
Helping somebody else?
Doing somebody else a favor?
Suprising somebody?
Going somewhere? This one. No to the rest
Something related to school/work?
Is a party relevant?

Do they have to do it that night because the speaker just feels like doing it then? Yesish
Or would it be too late to do it if they waited longer? No
If so, is it because something or somebody they need won't be available later on? No
Because somebody has to see a certain result until a certain time? No
Because later on, doing it would be more dangerous or inconvenient? On the contrary

Is darkness required to do it? NO - good question!
Or people being asleep? No
Or shops being closed? No

Is the speaker HAM? This one, in my scenario HAF?
Is "darling" HAM? HAF? This

Their gender is irrelevant, they are both HA. I imagined it as a man speaking to a woman. The reverse can be also true.
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Are they in a relationship? Engaged? Married? Divorced? Do they have children? Is she pregnant? Would it work if they were the same gender?

Can we call him Virgil? Can we call her Lilia? Is anyone else relevant?
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Are they in a relationship? Assume this. The rest is irrelevantEngaged? Married? Divorced? Do they have children? Is she pregnant? Would it work if they were the same gender? Yes

Can we call him Virgil? Can we call her Lilia? Yes to both Is anyone else relevant? Yesish
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Other people: [LTPF list of whole numbers]

Going somewhere: In their house? In their yard? In their town? In their general area? In their country? In the world? In Outer Space?
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Other people: [LTPF list of whole numbers] Assume hundreds to thousands. Exact number unknown

Going somewhere: In their house? In their yard? In their town? This one, no to the rest In their general area? In their country? In the world? In Outer Space?
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Are the other people going there too?
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Is the place: a store? A park? A restaurant? A bar? A club? A home? An office? A vacant lot? A hotel? A theater? A school? A government building? Some sort of forested area? Near a river/lake?
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Are the other people just the inhibitants of the town?
Or is there an event involved?

If so:
A sporting event?
Any other kind of tournament?
A music event?
A meeting of a club or association?
A flashmob?
Is filming relevant?
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Are the other people going there too? "There" has yet to be defined. Yope

Is the place: a store? A park? A restaurant? A bar? A club? A home? An office? A vacant lot? A hotel? A theater? This is closer of all, but not that close A school? A government building? Some sort of forested area? Near a river/lake?

Are the other people just the inhibitants of the town? Not necessarily, but probably most of them are
Or is there an event involved? {YES!}

If so:
A sporting event?
Any other kind of tournament?
A music event?
A meeting of a club or association?
A flashmob?
Is filming relevant?

None of these, however
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Is it a stadium? An auditorium? Some kind of presentation hall?
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Is it a stadium? No, OTWT An auditorium? No Some kind of presentation hall? No, but see below the BLOOPER, with my apologies


*** BLOOPER ALERT ***
for the above: A school is closer to the real thing than a theater
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Is it a college? A place of worship? (church? synagogue? mosque? something else?)
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Is it a college? A place of worship? (church? synagogue? mosque? something else?) No to all
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Is it a gym? A schoolyard?
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Assuming a school is relevant, is it
... an elementary school?
...a high school?
...a college?
...a drama school?
Is this relevant?

Is it a school performance?
Are Lilia and Virgil parents of a child who is in some way involved in the production?
Or do Lilia and Virgil take part in it themselves?
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Are they students at the school-type place? Are they teachers? Administrators? Do they have children who attend the school?

Are other people going to that building? That room?

Are they doing something illegal?
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Is it a gym? A schoolyard? No to both

Assuming a school is relevant, is it
... an elementary school?
...a high school?
...a college?
...a drama school?
Is this relevant? No school is relevant. School was the closest option from the ones presented, but not that close and in a lateral way close. Maybe trying out some more options for "places" will clear this up

Is it a school performance?
Are Lilia and Virgil parents of a child who is in some way involved in the production?
Or do Lilia and Virgil take part in it themselves?

Are they students at the school-type place? Are they teachers? Administrators? Do they have children who attend the school?

Are other people going to that building? Yes, many, and FA That room? Possibly

Are they doing something illegal? No to this and to the ones not answered
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So the place isn't a building?
Is it outdoors?
Is it an open field?
An open air theater?
A place where some kind of training takes place?
A sports field?
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So the place isn't a building?

Let me clarify this: The place they (and many others) are going is a building but possibly more than one. There are some people going to buildings different than where they are going, but of the same "type".

The FA above was that there's only one building where all the ones involved were going.



Is it outdoors?
Is it an open field?
An open air theater?
A place where some kind of training takes place?
A sports field?

So no to these
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Is there any kind of education that regularly happens here? Are Virgil and Lilia receiving that instruction? Giving it? Watching it?

Is it a library? A bookstore?

Does this type of building exist in all towns? most towns? all/most towns in a particular region/country?

Are any other individuals relevant?
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is it a special occasion? like new year?

are they going to a dance? to watch some sort of performance? is something being broadcast?

are they going to a polling station to vote?
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Is there any kind of education that regularly happens here? YES!
Are Virgil and Lilia receiving that instruction? Yope
Giving it? No
Watching it? Yes, they are going to watch. But beware FA

Is it a library? A bookstore? No to both

Does this type of building exist in all towns? most towns? This

all/most towns in a particular region/country? In all countries that I can imagine and many/most towns of each. Some towns have more of them, some have less

Are any other individuals relevant? Other than the hundreds to thousands doing the same as our heroes? No


is it a special occasion? YES! like new year? Not this, though

are they going to a dance? to watch some sort of performance? Noish is something being broadcast?

are they going to a polling station to vote?

All unanswered questions are No. Good round!
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is it a religious festival?

graduation?
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What I meant was, are any other important people involved? Do we have to distinguish between one person and all the others?
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is it a religious festival? graduation? No to both

What I meant was, are any other important people involved? Do we have to distinguish between one person and all the others? No, our heroes are an example of all the others doing the same general thing
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Is it a holiday? Something that happens more than once a year? Once a year? Once every few years? Once in a very long time? Only once, period?
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Is it a holiday? Something that happens more than once a year? Once a year? This one Once every few years? Once in a very long time? Only once, period?
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is this occasion a religious festival? is it only celebrated in a particular country? is it an independence day?

are they going to see a bird or birds? if so, live?
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is this occasion a religious festival? No, no religion involved is it only celebrated in a particular country? No, it's celebrated in many countries is it an independence day? No

are they going to see a bird or birds? Usually no if so, live? I would stick with dead ones

Birds are not a focus of the event and might not be present at all
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So it's not a holiday? Is it observed on the same day everywhere? The same way? Is it only in some areas? If so: North America? South America? Europe? Asia? Africa? Australasia/Oceania? Antarctica? Rich countries? Poor countries? English-speaking countries?

Are dead animals (humans?) a focus of the event?
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So it's not a holiday? No Is it observed on the same day everywhere? I'm unsure of that The same way? Yesish Is it only in some areas? Some 100+ towns and cities around the globe If so: North America? Possibly, but I lack data South America? Yes Europe? Definitely, as it originated here Asia? Possibly Africa? Ditto Australasia/Oceania? Ditto Antarctica? Definitely no Rich countries? Possibly Poor countries? Possibly English-speaking countries? Yes, but not only

Are dead animals (humans?) a focus of the event? No, do not focus on animals. They are irrelevant
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is the country of origin Spain or Portugal?

Has this occasion a unique name? is it the same as the name of the towns where it is celebrated?
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is the country of origin Spain or Portugal? No, AFAIK

Has this occasion a unique name? Yes is it the same as the name of the towns where it is celebrated? No
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is it something like Valentine's Day, Halloween, the day of the dead?

is it a day of remembrance?

does it celebrate some historical event?
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is it something like Valentine's Day, Halloween, the day of the dead? In what sense?. I don't see any similarities between Valentine's Day and Halloween. No to the rest

is it a day of remembrance?

does it celebrate some historical event?
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I think I started out with some link in my head - like made-up days to celebrate. sorry

is this day celebrated only by adults? couples? families? only a certain kind of person?

in those countries where it is celebrated, does everyone recognise that day?

does it always fall on the same date each year? or does it always fall on the same day of the week? Sunday?

is is something that used to be a religious festival and has since been taken over? Like Mardi Gras?

Does the celebration take the form of eating a particular food? singing? dancing? forming a procession?
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is this day celebrated only by adults? couples? families? only a certain kind of person? It can be celebrated by all. But I guess you have a FA

in those countries where it is celebrated, does everyone recognise that day? Yes and same FA

does it always fall on the same date each year? No or does it always fall on the same day of the week? No Sunday? No, there's nothing like Easter or such

is is something that used to be a religious festival and has since been taken over? Like Mardi Gras? No to both

Does the celebration take the form of eating a particular food? singing? dancing? forming a procession? No to all, just going out and watching... different things in a very common type of building
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you said before that the closest description was a theatre? is it a cinema? a concert hall? town hall? stadium? planetarium?

are the things they watch live or recorded?

are they watching people doing things? or objects? animals? do they go there to watch each other?
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Is it longer than a day? shorter?
Is it an astronomical occurrence?
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Is it related to a solstice?
Any astronomical event?
Any political event?
Sporting event?

Does this happen ONLY once a year?
Every year?
Does it happen on the same day in all countries/towns?

Is the time period relevant?
Is this something that happens now?
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you said before that the closest description was a theatre? I corrected myself in that it is closer to a -- lateral somehow -- school is it a cinema? a concert hall? town hall? stadium? planetarium? A planetarium could be involved, but less likely

are the things they watch live or recorded? Live, but beware FA

are they watching people doing things? Noish or objects? Yes animals? Possibly, but rarely do they go there to watch each other? Hopefully not

Is it longer than a day? shorter? This one
Is it an astronomical occurrence? No

Is it related to a solstice?
Any astronomical event?
Any political event?
Sporting event? No to these

Does this happen ONLY once a year? AFAIK, yes
Every year? In the cities that this happens, yes
Does it happen on the same day in all countries/towns? Unsure about this

Is the time period relevant? No
Is this something that happens now? As we speak? No

HINT: Determining the type of building is the shortest way to solve it
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I don't know what "AFAIK" means. Help?
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Also, NOW as in "in modern times"? In the 21st century?
In the year 2011?
Within the last 50 years?
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WAIT! AFAIK = As far as I know?
(Just popped into my head when I went to write an e-mail).
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do they watch something being done to some objects? are the objects transformed in some way?

is the building a library? museum? stadium?
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Posted on Thursday, June 09, 2011 - 9:34 pm:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

The "Long Night of the Museums" relevant?
Rbruma (Rbruma)
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Posted on Thursday, June 09, 2011 - 10:15 pm:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

I don't know what "AFAIK" means. Help? Help has arrived
Also, NOW as in "in modern times"? Yes In the 21st century? And in the 20th
In the year 2011? This too
Within the last 50 years? Well, it seems that in the last 24-25 years
WAIT! AFAIK = As far as I know? Indeed
(Just popped into my head when I went to write an e-mail).
do they watch something being done to some objects? Usually not are the objects transformed in some way? Usually not
is the building a library? museum? Bingo! stadium?

The "Long Night of the Museums" relevant? And we have a WINNER! Well done!

Time for the usual

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

The Long Night of Museums is a tradition that according to wikipedia started in Berlin in 1997. Since it is performed annually in my home town of Bucharest, I once participated, a few years ago. It won't happen again.
I've seen some reports from this year's event, which happened at the same time with the ones in Paris and London -- maybe at the same time with those from other cities as well -- and I am still puzzled.

Why on earth lots of people go to see exhibitions of art, history, natural science, etc. in the middle of the night, amidst crowds of fellow humans who are seemingly similarly inclined, when they have perfect chances to do it quietly and peacefully in sunny Sunday afternoons, for example?

Probably it's just me. But I thought it nice to turn it into a puzzle for everyone.

Thanks to all who participated and to Sundowner for the final solve
Shez (Shez)
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Posted on Thursday, June 09, 2011 - 10:33 pm:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

no idea! but if it makes them happy...

thanks for a great puzzle
Vesica (Vesica)
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Posted on Friday, June 10, 2011 - 4:37 pm:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

I don't know that I've ever heard of that event. Very cool though. There is something about breaking out of the normal patterns that's always fun and I think an all night museum party sounds cool.
Doriana (Doriana)
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Posted on Monday, June 13, 2011 - 4:15 pm:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

Very nice puzzle - I'm sorry I didn't stay till the end, but I was away for the weekend.

I went to the Long Night of the Museums in Cologne last (this?) year and I didn't particularly enjoy it. The museums were terribly crowded and we didn't stay in any of them for too long because we wanted to see as much as possible.
There was, however, a great sound installation in our underground Roman ruins that usually isn't there.

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