[IrishElk] Socially Un-awkward {BOARDED}

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[IrishElk] Socially Un-awkward {BOARDED}

Postby irishelk » Thu Dec 03, 2020 5:49 pm

Fatima told Justin, whom she had never met before, that he looked like himself. Justin thanked her.
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Re: [IrishElk] Socially Un-awkward

Postby Doriana » Thu Dec 03, 2020 5:55 pm

Fatima = H/A/F? Justin = H/A/M?
Is Justin a celebrity?
Look-alike contests relevant?
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Re: [IrishElk] Socially Un-awkward

Postby irishelk » Sun Dec 06, 2020 1:18 pm

Doriana

Fatima = H/A/F? Justin = H/A/M? Yes to all.
Is Justin a celebrity? Yes!
Look-alike contests relevant? No.
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Re: [IrishElk] Socially Un-awkward

Postby Doriana » Sun Dec 06, 2020 1:38 pm

When Fatima says this, does she realize whom she's talking to?
Is Justin commonly mistaken for another celebrity? Did Fatima think he was another celebrity?
Does Justin thank her sincerely? sarcastically?

Relevant what kind of celebrity Justin is? If so, is he a singer? actor? other performing artist? visual artist? athlete? writer? politician? TV personality? YouTuber?
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Re: [IrishElk] Socially Un-awkward

Postby TDGperson » Mon Dec 07, 2020 5:42 pm

Justin Bieber? Justin Timberlake? Another famous person named Justin?

Is Fatima a fan of Justin? Did Fatima tell Justin that he looked like another person named Justin?
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Re: [IrishElk] Socially Un-awkward

Postby irishelk » Tue Dec 08, 2020 3:30 pm

Doriana

When Fatima says this, does she realize whom she's talking to? Yes.
Is Justin commonly mistaken for another celebrity? No. Did Fatima think he was another celebrity? No.
Does Justin thank her sincerely? Yes. sarcastically? No.

Relevant what kind of celebrity Justin is? No. If so, is he a singer? actor? other performing artist? visual artist? athlete? writer? politician? TV personality? YouTuber?


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Justin Bieber? Justin Timberlake? Another famous person named Justin? Could be any of these.

Is Fatima a fan of Justin? Irr. Did Fatima tell Justin that he looked like another person named Justin? No.
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Re: [IrishElk] Socially Un-awkward

Postby Doriana » Thu Dec 10, 2020 4:13 pm

Just making sure: Does this interaction happen face-to-face?

Is Fatima's job relevant? Does this happen as part of her job? Does she have a job where she commonly interacts with celebrities?

Did Fatima expect to see Justin that day?

Are Fatima's exact words relevant? When Fatima says this, is she surprised? satisfied? disappointed? angry?

Was Justin relevantly wearing a costume or make-up? Was he trying to look like someone else?
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Re: [IrishElk] Socially Un-awkward

Postby irishelk » Sat Dec 12, 2020 8:12 pm

Doriana

Just making sure: Does this interaction happen face-to-face? Yes.

Is Fatima's job relevant? Yes. Does this happen as part of her job? Yes. Does she have a job where she commonly interacts with celebrities? No.

Did Fatima expect to see Justin that day? No.

Are Fatima's exact words relevant? Yes. When Fatima says this, is she surprised? satisfied? I suppose you could say so. disappointed? angry? No to rest.

Was Justin relevantly wearing a costume or make-up? No. Was he trying to look like someone else? No, small ish.
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Re: [IrishElk] Socially Un-awkward

Postby Doriana » Sun Dec 13, 2020 12:43 am

WAG: Fatima works someplace that would be embarrassing / detrimental for Justin to be seen at. By telling him that he looks just like Justin, she lets him know that she recognized him, maybe expecting him to pay her money / do her a favor if she keeps her mouth shut about him being there?

If not...
Does Fatima work in hospitality? health care? entertainment? legal services?
Does Fatima say "You look just like Justin"? "Has anyone ever told you that you look just like Justin"? "You remind me of Justin"?
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Re: [IrishElk] Socially Un-awkward

Postby GalFisk » Sun Dec 13, 2020 9:13 am

Had he forgotten some kind of identification, but was recognizable enough that his face sufficed as ID?
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Re: [IrishElk] Socially Un-awkward

Postby hominid » Sun Dec 13, 2020 2:46 pm

Is Fatima a celebrity herself?
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Re: [IrishElk] Socially Un-awkward

Postby irishelk » Tue Dec 15, 2020 4:17 pm

Doriana

WAG: Fatima works someplace that would be embarrassing / detrimental for Justin to be seen at. By telling him that he looks just like Justin, she lets him know that she recognized him, maybe expecting him to pay her money / do her a favor if she keeps her mouth shut about him being there? Nope.

If not...
Does Fatima work in hospitality? Along these lines. health care? entertainment? legal services?
Does Fatima say "You look just like Justin"? "Has anyone ever told you that you look just like Justin"? This one would work best. "You remind me of Justin"?


GalFisk

Had he forgotten some kind of identification, but was recognizable enough that his face sufficed as ID? No, maybe explore.


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Is Fatima a celebrity herself? No.
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Re: [IrishElk] Socially Un-awkward

Postby Hobbsicle » Sat Jan 02, 2021 7:05 pm

Does Justin know that she recognizes him? Or would he think, by her comment, that she does not?

Does it matter specifically where she would have seen his image? Or is it relevant only that he’s generally well-known?
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Re: [IrishElk] Socially Un-awkward

Postby irishelk » Sat Jan 02, 2021 9:13 pm

Hobbsicle

Does Justin know that she recognizes him? Yesish. Or would he think, by her comment, that she does not? I'd put it this way: he knows that she knows who he is.

Does it matter specifically where she would have seen his image? No. Or is it relevant only that he’s generally well-known? This.
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Re: [IrishElk] Socially Un-awkward

Postby markobr » Thu Jan 07, 2021 8:49 pm

Are other relevant persons present or listening when Fatima talks to Justin? If so: Do they know Justin is Justin? Does Justin want somebody to think he isn't Justin? Does Fatima?

Is Fatima in any way responsible for changing how Justin looks?
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Re: [IrishElk] Socially Un-awkward

Postby irishelk » Sun Jan 10, 2021 8:11 pm

markobr

Are other relevant persons present or listening when Fatima talks to Justin? Yes indeed. If so: Do they know Justin is Justin? Yope, explore. Does Justin want somebody to think he isn't Justin? Yes. Does Fatima? Yesish.

Is Fatima in any way responsible for changing how Justin looks? No.
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Re: [IrishElk] Socially Un-awkward

Postby markobr » Sun Jan 10, 2021 8:33 pm

Other relevant persons: LTPF list of natural numbers, please.

Do they think (without strictly knowing) that Justin is Justin? Do they suspect Justin to be Justin but are unsure?

Are (some of) the other persons fans of Justin? Paparazzi? Enemies? Creditors? Law enforcement agents? Relatives of Justin?
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Postby irishelk » Sun Jan 10, 2021 9:31 pm

markobr

Other relevant persons: LTPF list of natural numbers, please. 5-10, exact number irr.

Do they think (without strictly knowing) that Justin is Justin? Yes. Do they suspect Justin to be Justin but are unsure? Yes.

Are (some of) the other persons fans of Justin? Paparazzi? Either or both of these. Enemies? Creditors? Law enforcement agents? Relatives of Justin? No to rest.
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Re: [IrishElk] Socially Un-awkward

Postby Doriana » Mon Jan 11, 2021 2:05 pm

Are the fans/paparazzi bothering Justin? Do they leave him alone after they hear what Fatima says?
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Re: [IrishElk] Socially Un-awkward

Postby markobr » Mon Jan 11, 2021 6:30 pm

Did Justin tell Fatima she should pretend he isn't Justin? Otherwise make her know she should? Is Fatima's intent to make the others believe Justin is not Justin?
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Re: [IrishElk] Socially Un-awkward

Postby irishelk » Tue Jan 12, 2021 12:07 am

Doriana

Are the fans/paparazzi bothering Justin? Yes, or about to. Do they leave him alone after they hear what Fatima says? Yes!


markobr

Did Justin tell Fatima she should pretend he isn't Justin? No... Otherwise make her know she should? Not exactly, but there is an impetus for her to do so... Is Fatima's intent to make the others believe Justin is not Justin? Yes!

Y'all have pretty much got it, care to guess the exact situation?
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Re: [IrishElk] Socially Un-awkward

Postby markobr » Tue Jan 12, 2021 7:48 pm

Does this take place in a pub, bar, or restaurant? Shop? Hotel? Airport? Plane? Railway station? Train? Transportation in general? Office? Healthcare facility?

Does Fatima overhear something Justin says to someone else? Read something he writes?
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Re: [IrishElk] Socially Un-awkward

Postby irishelk » Thu Jan 14, 2021 12:57 pm

markobr

Does this take place in a pub, bar, or restaurant? Shop? Hotel? Airport? This! Plane? Railway station? Train? Transportation in general? Office? Healthcare facility?

Does Fatima overhear something Justin says to someone else? No... Read something Yes! he writes? but no.
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Re: [IrishElk] Socially Un-awkward

Postby Doriana » Thu Jan 14, 2021 1:39 pm

Does Fatima read his name on his ticket/boarding pass/passport?
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Re: [IrishElk] Socially Un-awkward

Postby gregoryuconn » Thu Jan 14, 2021 1:56 pm

Is Fatima the gate attendant/TSA/flight crew/other person who would, in the course of her professional duties at the airport, know who he is? But wants to convince others he isn’t to avoid chaos?
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Re: [IrishElk] Socially Un-awkward

Postby irishelk » Thu Jan 14, 2021 4:30 pm

Doriana

Does Fatima read his name on his ticket/boarding pass/passport? Yep!


gregoryuconn

Is Fatima the gate attendant/TSA/flight crew/other person who would, in the course of her professional duties at the airport, know who he is? But wants to convince others he isn’t to avoid chaos?

You got it! Nice solve, everybody.

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

Fatima is checking celebrity Justin's passport at the airport. She notices some rabid fans approaching that he seems not to want to engage with. She looks at his ID, then loudly says, "Wow, Mr. Smith, did you know you look just like that movie star Justin?" The crowd disperses, disappointed, and he warmly thanks her.
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