[GalFisk] Well, I never!

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[GalFisk] Well, I never!

Postby GalFisk » Thu Apr 13, 2017 7:07 am

It has never happened to me, but I imagine bleaning must be a very frustrating exeprience.
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Re: [GalFisk] Well, I never!

Postby Doriana » Thu Apr 13, 2017 1:47 pm

Can bleaning happen to men? women? babies? children? teenagers?

Does it involve communication? technology? work? money? food? other people?

LTPF relevant?
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Re: [GalFisk] Well, I never!

Postby GalFisk » Thu Apr 13, 2017 4:41 pm

Can bleaning happen to men? women? Yes to both. babies? No. children? teenagers? Yes to both.

Does it involve communication? technology? Yes to both. work? money? food? No to all. other people? Indirectly.

LTPF relevant? No.
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Re: [GalFisk] Well, I never!

Postby Doriana » Thu Apr 13, 2017 8:29 pm

Is the internet relevant? phone calls? text messages? e-mail?
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Re: [GalFisk] Well, I never!

Postby GalFisk » Thu Apr 13, 2017 8:45 pm

Is the internet relevant? No. phone calls? Likely,
but not necessarily.
text messages? e-mail? No to both.
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Re: [GalFisk] Well, I never!

Postby Grip » Thu Apr 13, 2017 11:40 pm

Is bleaning physically painful?
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Re: [GalFisk] Well, I never!

Postby GalFisk » Fri Apr 14, 2017 4:52 am

Is bleaning physically painful? No.
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Re: [GalFisk] Well, I never!

Postby Grip » Sun Apr 16, 2017 2:28 am

Does bleaning cause emotional distress? financial?

Are cell/smart phones relevant?
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Re: [GalFisk] Well, I never!

Postby GalFisk » Sun Apr 16, 2017 4:14 am

Does bleaning cause emotional distress? financial? Both.

Are cell/smart phones relevant? Yes.
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Re: [GalFisk] Well, I never!

Postby Doriana » Sun Apr 16, 2017 6:39 am

Accidentally calling someone relevant? If so, emergency services? Someone abroad?
Forgetting to hang up relevant?
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Re: [GalFisk] Well, I never!

Postby Grip » Sun Apr 16, 2017 5:16 pm

Does bleaning involve getting charged for smartphone services?
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Re: [GalFisk] Well, I never!

Postby GalFisk » Mon Apr 17, 2017 5:17 am

Accidentally calling someone relevant? If so, emergency services? Someone abroad?
Forgetting to hang up relevant? No to all.

Does bleaning involve getting charged for smartphone services? No.
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Re: [GalFisk] Well, I never!

Postby Hobbsicle » Tue Apr 18, 2017 3:40 am

Does it involve damage to the phone? Dropping it? Damage to something else? Something that you do while distracted by the phone?
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Re: [GalFisk] Well, I never!

Postby GalFisk » Tue Apr 18, 2017 7:08 am

Does it involve damage to the phone? Dropping it? Damage to something else? Something that you do while distracted by the phone? No to all.
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Re: [GalFisk] Well, I never!

Postby Hobbsicle » Tue Apr 18, 2017 4:26 pm

Might you bean while in conversation on the phone? After the conversation is finished? Communication with someone specific relevant? Bluetooth relevant? Headphones?
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Re: [GalFisk] Well, I never!

Postby GalFisk » Tue Apr 18, 2017 4:29 pm

Might you bean while in conversation on the phone? Yes. After the conversation is finished? Depends on what you do after. Communication with someone specific relevant? No. Bluetooth relevant? Yes.
Headphones? If they use bluetooth.
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Re: [GalFisk] Well, I never!

Postby Hobbsicle » Sat Apr 22, 2017 1:57 am

Does it relate to losing connection? Suddenly being connected to something else? Does it relate to appearing to be talking to oneself? Or someone physically present?
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Re: [GalFisk] Well, I never!

Postby GalFisk » Sat Apr 22, 2017 6:59 am

Does it relate to losing connection? Yes to this, no to the rest. Suddenly being connected to something else? Does it relate to appearing to be talking to oneself? Or someone physically present?
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Re: [GalFisk] Well, I never!

Postby Hobbsicle » Sun Apr 23, 2017 1:52 am

So it partially involves losing connection while using a bluetooth, say, during a phone call? Is the connection lost as a result of the person's actions? For another specific reason? Could you also blean while listening to music over Bluetooth?
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Re: [GalFisk] Well, I never!

Postby GalFisk » Sun Apr 23, 2017 6:04 am

So it partially involves losing connection while using a bluetooth, say, during a phone call? Yes. Is the connection lost as a result of the person's actions? Yes. For another specific reason? This too.
Could you also blean while listening to music over Bluetooth? Yes.
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Re: [GalFisk] Well, I never!

Postby JenBurdoo » Tue Apr 25, 2017 5:20 pm

Is it relevant that you misspelled 'experience' in the puzzle statement?
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Re: [GalFisk] Well, I never!

Postby GalFisk » Tue Apr 25, 2017 5:59 pm

Is it relevant that you misspelled 'experience' in the puzzle statement? No, it's just a consequence of LTPFing from my phone.
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