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Balin (Balin)
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Posted on Friday, September 07, 2012 - 4:15 pm:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

Jerry ate the breakfast that Adelaide offered him, but for the opposite reason she intended. Why?
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Posted on Saturday, September 08, 2012 - 10:59 am:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

did Adelaide have a reason for offering him that particular choice of food? or just feeding him in general?

did Adelaide think he was hungry? that he needed particular nutrients?

was Jerry sick?

are Jerry and Adelaide related? is she giving him breakfast as part of his job?
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Posted on Saturday, September 08, 2012 - 3:06 pm:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

did Adelaide have a reason for offering him that particular choice of food? Yes or just feeding him in general?

did Adelaide think he was hungry? No that he needed particular nutrients? No

was Jerry sick? No

are Jerry and Adelaide related? No is she giving him breakfast as part of his job? No, slight -ish
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Posted on Sunday, September 09, 2012 - 10:28 am:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

sorry - I meant to say her job

did Adelaide think he followed particular dietary laws?

was Jerry foreign? of a relevant ethnicity? did she think he had some particulr preference?

did he think he was a vegetarian? coeliac?
Balin (Balin)
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Posted on Sunday, September 09, 2012 - 1:27 pm:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

sorry - I meant to say her job Same answer: No, slight -ish

did Adelaide think he followed particular dietary laws? No

was Jerry foreign? Irrel of a relevant ethnicity? Irrel did she think he had some particulr preference? Yes, but be careful!

did he think he was a vegetarian? No coeliac? No
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Posted on Sunday, September 09, 2012 - 9:34 pm:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

did he know Jerry? had she offered him breakfat before?

did he pay for his breakfast?

is Jerry human?
Balin (Balin)
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Posted on Sunday, September 09, 2012 - 10:14 pm:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

did he know Jerry? Do you mean "she"? Yes had she offered him breakfat before? No/irrel

did he pay for his breakfast? No

is Jerry human? Yes
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Posted on Monday, September 10, 2012 - 6:11 am:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

Did she think Jerry had a particular food preference? Or a preference for something that wasn't a food?
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Posted on Monday, September 10, 2012 - 5:19 pm:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

Did she think Jerry had a particular food preference? No Or a preference for something that wasn't a food? Yes
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Posted on Tuesday, September 11, 2012 - 12:58 pm:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

orry, the on my laptop keyboard doen't work, o I ometime have problem when I'm working from home

are Adelaide and Jerry related?

Is Adelaide a child? did she offer Jerry daisies for breakfast?
Noel (Noel)
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Posted on Tuesday, September 11, 2012 - 2:58 pm:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

Did she base her food offering what she perceived to be:
his preference in partner (e.g. did she think he was gay)?
his favorite color?
a sound/music preference?
a visual preference?
a texture/touch preference?
a smell preference?
Balin (Balin)
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Posted on Tuesday, September 11, 2012 - 5:22 pm:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

are Adelaide and Jerry related? No

Is Adelaide a child? No did she offer Jerry daisies for breakfast? No

Did she base her food offering what she perceived to be: No to all
his preference in partner (e.g. did she think he was gay)?
his favorite color?
a sound/music preference?
a visual preference?
a texture/touch preference?
a smell preference?
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Posted on Wednesday, September 12, 2012 - 12:14 pm:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

Was Jerry actually hungry? Did he want breakfast? Did he ask Adelaide for it? Should we ascertain what the breakfast consisted of? Did Adelaide think she was doing a good deed? something charitable?
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Was Jerry actually hungry? Yes Did he want breakfast? Yes Did he ask Adelaide for it? No Should we ascertain what the breakfast consisted of? Yes Did Adelaide think she was doing a good deed? Yes (slight -ish) something charitable? Not exactly
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Was this an american style breakfast? Pancakes syrup that kind of thing (he asked showing appalling lack of knowledge of US eating habits)? or would this be more of a bacon and eggs type brekkie? Did he have toast? cereal? Any relevant drinks?
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did she offer Jerry something that we wouldn't consider to be food?

or something we wouldn't normally eat for breakfast?
Balin (Balin)
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Posted on Saturday, September 15, 2012 - 4:20 pm:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

Was this an american style breakfast? Not sure how to answer, but this does take place in the US Pancakes syrup that kind of thing (he asked showing appalling lack of knowledge of US eating habits)? or would this be more of a bacon and eggs type brekkie? Did he have toast? cereal? Any relevant drinks? No to all the rest

did she offer Jerry something that we wouldn't consider to be food? or something we wouldn't normally eat for breakfast? No to both
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Posted on Sunday, September 16, 2012 - 12:48 am:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

Peter asked most of the typical breakfasts I can think of. Hmm. What about:
Sausage, biscuits, and gravy? Some other biscuit dish?
Grits? Hash browns?
Fruit? Yogurt?
Donuts?
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Is Jerry HAM? Is Adelaide HAF? Did Adelaide want to hurt Jerry? Are they friends? Coworkers? Is one the other's boss?
Balin (Balin)
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Posted on Sunday, September 16, 2012 - 5:35 pm:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

Peter asked most of the typical breakfasts I can think of. Hmm. What about:
Sausage, biscuits, and gravy? Some other biscuit dish?
Grits? Hash browns?
Fruit? Yogurt?
Donuts? No to all, but this puzzle would also work with donuts.

Is Jerry HAM? Yes Is Adelaide HAF? Yes Did Adelaide want to hurt Jerry? No Are they friends? Irrel Coworkers? Yes Is one the other's boss? Irrel
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Is the relevant food bagels? Is the shape relevant?
Balin (Balin)
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Posted on Sunday, September 16, 2012 - 8:29 pm:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

Is the relevant food bagels? Is the shape relevant? Yes to both
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Posted on Sunday, September 16, 2012 - 8:54 pm:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

Is it relevant that it is round/shaped like a circle? A ring? An O? That there is a hole in the middle?
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Is it relevant that it is round/shaped like a circle? A ring? An O? Yes That there is a hole in the middle?
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Posted on Monday, September 17, 2012 - 1:35 am:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

I hope this isn't related to politics - is it?
Balin (Balin)
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I hope this isn't related to politics - is it? It is.
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Posted on Monday, September 17, 2012 - 9:35 pm:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

O for Obama, then?
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O for Obama, then? Yes
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Posted on Tuesday, September 18, 2012 - 2:28 pm:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

Did she serve them to be pro-Obama, but he ate them as a symbol of defeating Obama? Or vice-versa?
Balin (Balin)
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Posted on Tuesday, September 18, 2012 - 8:24 pm:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

Did she serve them to be pro-Obama, but he ate them as a symbol of defeating Obama? Yes Or vice-versa?

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

Adelaide passed out bagels to her co-workers as a means of campaigning for Obama. Jerry, a Romney supporter, decided that his eating the bagel symbolized defeating Obama, so he ate the bagels.

Nice solve Noel. New puzzle in a bit.

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