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[Balin] 128

Postby Balin » Sun May 26, 2019 11:14 pm

He was right despite being 20 years early. How?
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Re: [Balin] 128

Postby WiZ » Sun May 26, 2019 11:57 pm

He = HAM?

Did he answer a question? Make a prediction? Propose a theory?

Was he deemed right at the time, despite some aspect of his answer being 20 years early? Was he wrong at the time, but circumstances changed 20 years later to vindicate him in hindsight?
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Re: [Balin] 128

Postby Earnest » Mon May 27, 2019 7:58 am

He was right = took a right decision? He judged someone in a right way? He was right about something = an event? A building? A scientific fact? Did he formulate a sentence? Made a speech? Answer a question?

Early with respect to what he was right about? Did he know to be right? Did he know what would have happened 20 years later? Was it recognized that he was right 20 years later? Early = too early? Early to see the proof that he was right? If so is the impossibility dye to technology? Natural events? Legal imoediments? Children not yet grown up? Others?

Could anyone be right on the topic 20 years early? Are the 20 years a relevant time period? Could it have been 10 years instead? 5? 50? Are we talking about years as 365 days? Regular years? Is a game being played? E.g. trivial pursuit?

Was he totally right? Partially (e.g. he was asked when Bastille was taken and he replied "on the 14th of july" which is right, but when he was asked the year he replied with a date that was 30 years earlier tham the correct one?)?
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Re: [Balin] 128

Postby Balin » Mon May 27, 2019 1:00 pm

He = HAM? Yes

Did he answer a question? Make a prediction? Propose a theory? Yesish

Was he deemed right at the time Yes despite some aspect of his answer being 20 years early? Of his answer, No Was he wrong at the time, but circumstances changed 20 years later to vindicate him in hindsight? No

He was right = took a right decision? I wouldn't call it a "decision" He judged someone in a right way? Nor a "judgment" He was right about something = an event? This-ish A building? A scientific fact? No to these Did he formulate a sentence? Made a speech? Answer a question? Combination of speech/sentence/dialogue

Early with respect to what he was right about? No Did he know to be right? Yes Did he know what would have happened 20 years later? No Was it recognized that he was right 20 years later? See above Early = too early? Yes Early to see the proof that he was right? No If so is the impossibility dye to technology? Natural events? Legal imoediments? Children not yet grown up? Others? None of these

Could anyone be right on the topic 20 years early? No/Yope Are the 20 years a relevant time period? Yes Could it have been 10 years instead? 5? 50? No Are we talking about years as 365 days? Yes Regular years? Yes Is a game being played? No E.g. trivial pursuit? No

Was he totally right? Yes Partially (e.g. he was asked when Bastille was taken and he replied "on the 14th of july" which is right, but when he was asked the year he replied with a date that was 30 years earlier tham the correct one?)?
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Re: [Balin] 128

Postby Earnest » Mon May 27, 2019 1:51 pm

At the time of the sentence, did he know to be exactly 20 years early? Relevant when he made the sentence/proposed the theory? In modern times? War times? Earlier than 1800? Later than 1950? Country disparities relevant? (e.g. a country being more developed with respect to others) Relevant his name? His age at the time of the sentence? His age 20 years later? Was he relevantly dead 20 years later? Are recurrences relevant? Memories? Anniversaries? Celebrations?

Was he right about: sport? Politics? Geography? Discoveries? Food? Business? Economy? Technology? Health care? World population? Climate change? Pollution? Duration of an event? About himself? His family? His hobby? Someone related to him? Baldness? His physical aspect? His health status?

Could the 20 years gap be measured at the time he said the sentence ( I mean: could it have been determined at the time of the sentence that he was 20 years early?)? Are "years ' measurements" relevant? (e.g. 20 years at the speed of light around the earth are hours...I imagine him saying something about something on Mars) Did he specify the 20 years gap while making the sentence? Did he discover it later on? If so seconds after? Hours? years? 20 years? Movies relevant? Books? (e.g. the author of a book wrote down a speech for one of his characters who was right 20 years early)
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Re: [Balin] 128

Postby Balin » Sat Jun 01, 2019 4:12 pm

At the time of the sentence, did he know to be exactly 20 years early? No Relevant when he made the sentence/proposed the theory? Yes In modern times? Yes (but not "today"-modern) War times? Earlier than 1800? Later than 1950? Yes
Country disparities relevant? (e.g. a country being more developed with respect to others) Relevant his name? His age at the time of the sentence? His age 20 years later? Was he relevantly dead 20 years later? Are recurrences relevant? Memories? Anniversaries? Celebrations? No to these

Was he right about: sport? Politics? Geography? Discoveries? Food? Business? Economy? Technology? Health care? World population? Climate change? Pollution? Duration of an event? About himself? His family? His hobby? Someone related to him? Baldness? His physical aspect? His health status? None of these, with a thin Yope to "food"

Could the 20 years gap be measured at the time he said the sentence ( I mean: could it have been determined at the time of the sentence that he was 20 years early?)? Yes Are "years ' measurements" relevant? (e.g. 20 years at the speed of light around the earth are hours...I imagine him saying something about something on Mars) No Did he specify the 20 years gap while making the sentence? No Did he discover it later on? No If so seconds after? Hours? years? 20 years?
Movies relevant? Yes! Books? No (e.g. the author of a book wrote down a speech for one of his characters who was right 20 years early) But this is very OTRT!!
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Re: [Balin] 128

Postby Hobbsicle » Mon Jun 17, 2019 4:03 pm

Is “he” a character in the movie? A writer? Director? Actor? Someone else immediately associated with the movie? A fan? Some other third party?

Is the 20 years representative of the time between two movies? Between a movie and it’s sequel? Between a movie and its remake? Between a work of fiction and its film adaptation? Between a true event and its film adaptation? Between the comment and the film release? Between the movie release and some other event?
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