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Nimue (Nimue)
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Posted on Friday, September 29, 2006 - 10:00 pm:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

Neither Suzette nor Wilbur has anything against gays, but--for Wilbur's--sake she opposes gay marriage. How come??
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Posted on Friday, September 29, 2006 - 10:11 pm:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

is it relevant where they live? what country they live in? the US? is it relevant whether the country they live in allows gay marriage?

does she oppose all gay marriage? for his sake would she be content if one particular gay marriage could not take place? is there a particualr gay marriage that is relevant to this puzzle?

does she think that gay marriage would cause him some kind of hurt? cause him not to receive a benefit? cause him emotional distress? financial distress?

does she have wilbur's interests at heart?

is her job relevant? his?

are her romantic relationships relevant? his?

is her physical appearance relevant? his?

is any crime involved here? any religious issue? any political issue?

are his parents relevant? his other family members?
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Posted on Friday, September 29, 2006 - 10:26 pm:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

Is Wilbur gay? Is Suzette lesbian?
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Posted on Friday, September 29, 2006 - 10:28 pm:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

Are they married? Friends? Enemies? Do they know each other?
Are they adults? teens? elderly?
Are they humans?
Nimue (Nimue)
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Posted on Friday, September 29, 2006 - 11:02 pm:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

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Posted on Friday, September 29, 2006 - 10:11 pm:
is it relevant where they live?no what country they live in? no the US? possibly is it relevant whether the country they live in allows gay marriage?possibly

does she oppose all gay marriage? see next answer for his sake would she be content if one particular gay marriage could not take place? yesishis there a particualr gay marriage that is relevant to this puzzle? yes

does she think that gay marriage would cause him some kind of hurt? yes cause him not to receive a benefit? yesish cause him emotional distress? yes financial distress? possibly

does she have wilbur's interests at heart? yes

is her job relevant? no his? no

are her romantic relationships relevant?no his? no

is her physical appearance relevant? no his? no

is any crime involved here? yes any religious issue? no any political issue? yope

are his parents relevant? no his other family members? no
Danielvs (Danielvs)
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Posted on Friday, September 29, 2006 - 10:26 pm:
Is Wilbur gay? irrel Is Suzette lesbian?ditto
Danielvs (Danielvs)
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Posted on Friday, September 29, 2006 - 10:28 pm:
Are they married?possibly Friends? ditto Enemies? no Do they know each other? yes
Are they adults? possibly teens? ditto elderly? ditto
Are they humans? yes. Do any non-human animals oppose gay marriage????
Danielvs (Danielvs)
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Posted on Friday, September 29, 2006 - 11:45 pm:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

Are they humans? yes. Do any non-human animals oppose gay marriage????
Non-human animals do not oppose gay marriage, but it could be that Suzette was a human and Wilbur wasn't. Sorry for my question.
Jumpingjack (Jumpingjack)
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Posted on Saturday, September 30, 2006 - 5:59 am:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

The gay couple that Suzette does not wish to see married: does Wilbur know them? does Suzette? Is one of them related to Wilbur? to Suzette? Parent? child? friend? enemy?
Kdoc (Kdoc)
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Posted on Saturday, September 30, 2006 - 12:28 pm:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

so a crime is involved?

has one been committed? by her? by him?
will one be committed? by her? by him?

is she hoping to avoid one? make on happen? is she hoping to protect someone from the consequences of a crime? that they have committed? or she has committed? or wants to commit?

the relevant crime -
against the person? against property? theft? violence? fraud? murder? kidnapping? embezzling? auto crime? credit card related crime? smuggling? for financial gain?
Nimue (Nimue)
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Posted on Sunday, October 01, 2006 - 8:38 pm:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

Danielvs (Danielvs)
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Posted on Friday, September 29, 2006 - 11:45 pm:
Are they humans? yes. Do any non-human animals oppose gay marriage????
Non-human animals do not oppose gay marriage, but it could be that Suzette was a human and Wilbur wasn't. Sorry for my question.
Jumpingjack (Jumpingjack)
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Posted on Saturday, September 30, 2006 - 5:59 am:
The gay couple that Suzette does not wish to see married: does Wilbur know them? does Suzette? Is one of them related to Wilbur? to Suzette? Parent? child? friend? enemy?
Kdoc (Kdoc)
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Posted on Saturday, September 30, 2006 - 12:28 pm:
so a crime is involved? yes

has one been committed?yes by her? no by him? no
will one be committed? no by her? no by him? no

is she hoping to avoid one? nomake on happen? no is she hoping to protect someone from the consequences of a crime? no that they have committed? or she has committed? or wants to commit?

the relevant crime -
against the person? against property? theft? violence? fraud? murder? kidnapping? embezzling? auto crime? credit card related crime? smuggling? for financial gain? it could be any of these
Plebeian (Plebeian)
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Posted on Wednesday, October 04, 2006 - 11:51 am:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

Is the fact that a spouse cannot be forced to testify against their, er spouse, relevant?
{(and to repeat an earlier line of questions...}
Does Wilbur know personally one (or both?) of the people to be married? Does Suzette know one (or both?)?
Are the gay couple famous?
Have either of the gay couple comitted a crime?
Has Wilbour been a victim of a crime?
Nimue (Nimue)
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Posted on Wednesday, October 04, 2006 - 9:37 pm:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

Plebeian (Plebeian)
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Posted on Wednesday, October 04, 2006 - 11:51 am:
Is the fact that a spouse cannot be forced to testify against their, er spouse, relevant? yes
{(and to repeat an earlier line of questions...}
Does Wilbur know personally one (or both? no) of the people to be married? Does Suzette know one (or both?)? no
Are the gay couple famous? no
Have either of the gay couple comitted a crime? yes
Has Wilbour been a victim of a crime? yes

******SPOILER**************
Oh, how humiliating to have my puzzle so easily solved.:-(:-(:-(:-( Wilbur is the victim of a crime. The perp confessed to his (now estranged) husband, who married him in New Paltz, NY, when the progressive mayor performed gay marriages, which the prosecutor is now seeking to annul so the estranged spouse can testify. This is from "Law & Order," which this time let me down. Pleasesee my new, harder puzzle at the bottom of the page.
Plebeian (Plebeian)
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Posted on Thursday, October 05, 2006 - 11:59 am:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

I was actually heading down a slightly wrong path with this, I had in my head that Wilbur was not only the victim, but also the spouse. But I think we'd have got there eventually :-)

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