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Balin (Balin)
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Posted on Wednesday, November 30, 2011 - 3:39 am:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

A man tried to kill himself and ended up killing himself.

Explain.
Ciaobella (Ciaobella)
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Posted on Wednesday, November 30, 2011 - 4:23 am:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

I may need to keep out of this one. E-mail sent.
Kayleetonkslupin (Kayleetonkslupin)
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Posted on Wednesday, November 30, 2011 - 7:28 am:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

O_O...*think think think*...*has no idea yet* x.x Okay, so, the usual questions...

A man = H/A/M?
True story? FYOI? FSEI?

LTPF list of centuries/decades?
LTPF list of continents/countries?

A man = himself1 = himself2? (I don't see how he couldn't, but just checking, because it's you and it's a lateral puzzle...O_O)

Clones involved? Dopplegangers? Twins? Mistaken identity? Time travel? Past selves? Future selves?
Galfisk (Galfisk)
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Posted on Wednesday, November 30, 2011 - 8:53 am:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

True story? Did he succeed in killing himself the way he had planned? Or did he end up doing it some other way? Did he still want to die when he succeeded in killing himself? Other people involved?
Suicide method (if he dised from something else than he tried to use, please answer for both attempted and actual method):
Blood loss?
Fall?
Drowning?
Poison?
Overdose?
Firearm?
Suffocation?
Strangulation?
Heat?
Cold?
Impact?
Firearm?
Other weapon?
Machine?
Vehicle?
Organ failure?
Virus?
Bacteria?
Disease?
Galfisk (Galfisk)
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Posted on Wednesday, November 30, 2011 - 8:55 am:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

Possible $p0il3r emailed
Potato (Potato)
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Posted on Wednesday, November 30, 2011 - 9:34 am:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

Did he set up things for his suicide and died in an accident during the setup?
Did he trip?
Or fall off something?
Balin (Balin)
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Posted on Wednesday, November 30, 2011 - 2:55 pm:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

Ciaobella and Galfisk both sent in the same guess (http://www.snopes.com/horrors/freakish/opus.asp), which is incorrect but has made 2 LTPF appearances. Anyway, on to questions.

O_O...*think think think*...*has no idea yet* x.x Okay, so, the usual questions...

A man = H/A/M? Yes
True story? FYOI? This FSEI?

LTPF list of centuries/decades? Assume 21st
LTPF list of continents/countries? Assume USA

A man = himself1 = himself2? Yes (I don't see how he couldn't, but just checking, because it's you and it's a lateral puzzle...O_O) Point taken. =)

Clones involved? Dopplegangers? Twins? Mistaken identity? Time travel? Past selves? Future selves? No to all

True story? No Did he succeed in killing himself the way he had planned? No Or did he end up doing it some other way? Yes Did he still want to die when he succeeded in killing himself? Assume yes Other people involved? No
Suicide method (if he died from something else than he tried to use, please answer for both attempted and actual method):
Blood loss?
Fall?
Drowning?
Poison?
Overdose?
Firearm?
Suffocation?
Strangulation? Attempted to kill himself this way
Heat?
Cold?
Impact? Died this way
Firearm?
Other weapon?
Machine?
Vehicle?
Organ failure?
Virus?
Bacteria?
Disease?

Did he set up things for his suicide and died in an accident during the setup? No
Did he trip? No
Or fall off something? No
Galfisk (Galfisk)
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Posted on Wednesday, November 30, 2011 - 2:58 pm:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

Did he try to hang himself? Did he fall down from somewhere? Did he hang himself using a too long rope? Did he impact: the ground? A wall? A vehicle? A moving object? Water? Some other horizontal surface? Did he die before he planned to? After? A few seconds after?
Balin (Balin)
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Posted on Wednesday, November 30, 2011 - 3:01 pm:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

Did he try to hang himself? Yes Did he fall down from somewhere? Technically yes but may mislead Did he hang himself using a too long rope? No Did he impact: the ground? He did hit the ground but this is not the impact that killed him A wall? A vehicle? A moving object? Water? Some other horizontal surface? No to the rest of these Did he die before he planned to? This After? A few seconds after?
Galfisk (Galfisk)
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Posted on Wednesday, November 30, 2011 - 4:50 pm:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

Did he slip? Lose balance? While fastening the noose? Did he impact something bigger than: a marble? Mouse? Baseball? Bottle? Breadbox? Microwave? Washing machine? Car? House? Was he indoors? Outdoors? Time of day relevant? Time of year? Weather?
Balin (Balin)
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Posted on Wednesday, November 30, 2011 - 5:01 pm:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

Did he slip? No; FA Lose balance? No While fastening the noose? No Did he impact FA something bigger than: a marble? Mouse? Baseball? Bottle? Breadbox? Microwave? Washing machine? Car? House?
Was he indoors? This; No to rest Outdoors? Time of day relevant? Time of year? Weather?
Galfisk (Galfisk)
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Posted on Wednesday, November 30, 2011 - 6:42 pm:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

Did something hit him? An object? A shockwave?
Andy_hornby (Andy_hornby)
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Posted on Wednesday, November 30, 2011 - 6:53 pm:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

something fell onto him from above? the beam?
Balin (Balin)
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Posted on Wednesday, November 30, 2011 - 7:06 pm:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

Did something hit him? Yes An object? Yes A shockwave? No

something fell onto him from above? Yes the beam? Well, it wasn't a beam, but you have the right idea.

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

A man tried to commit suicide by hanging himself from the shower curtain rod, which came loose mid-act and fell on him.

That was fast.

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