[Balin] You have to go to task in the city

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[Balin] You have to go to task in the city

Postby Balin » Wed May 27, 2020 1:48 pm

A woman sometimes wears a T-shirt bearing the logo of a popular corporation. The woman does not work for the company, nor does she have any strong feelings towards it, so why does she do it?

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Re: [Balin] You have to go to task in the city

Postby hominid » Wed May 27, 2020 1:55 pm

Does the logo have some other meaning? Does it contain the name of the corporation? A picture? A letter? A number? An abstract symbol? Does she know that it's that corporation's logo? Does she have any relevant connection to the corporation (e.g. she doesn't work for it, but maybe she knows someone who works there)? Does the T-shirt have anything else relevant on it? Is the color relevant? Size?
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Re: [Balin] You have to go to task in the city

Postby Balin » Wed May 27, 2020 4:07 pm

Does the logo have some other meaning? No Does it contain the name of the corporation? Yes A picture? A letter? Several A number? An abstract symbol? None of the others Does she know that it's that corporation's logo? Yes Does she have any relevant connection to the corporation (e.g. she doesn't work for it, but maybe she knows someone who works there)? No Does the T-shirt have anything else relevant on it? No Is the color relevant? Size? Neither
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Re: [Balin] You have to go to task in the city

Postby hominid » Wed May 27, 2020 4:32 pm

Does she want people to see the T-shirt? Does she want people to associate her with the corporation? Does she want people to think she works there? Buys from it? Likes it? Dislikes it?
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Re: [Balin] You have to go to task in the city

Postby Balin » Wed May 27, 2020 8:26 pm

Does she want people to see the T-shirt? Yes Does she want people to associate her with the corporation? Yesish Does she want people to think she works there? Buys from it? Likes it? Dislikes it? No to these
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Re: [Balin] You have to go to task in the city

Postby hominid » Wed May 27, 2020 10:01 pm

Is the name of the corporation relevant? Is what they do relevant?

Does she wear the T-shirt in specific situations? In public? When she's around certain people?
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Postby GalFisk » Wed May 27, 2020 10:22 pm

Size of the letters relevant? Placement? Font? Is her figure relevant? Does she want it to be seen by friends? Strangers? Coworkers? Employees of the corporation? Does she want to be spoken to? Photographed? Filmed? Left alone? Does she wear it at home? Work? When shopping? When doing a hobby? During social events? When drinking? During certain weather? Public events? When traveling? Could any other corporation work? A tshirt with the name hut not in the logo typeface? A tshirt with an old/obsolete logo?
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Re: [Balin] You have to go to task in the city

Postby Balin » Thu May 28, 2020 2:10 am

Is the name of the corporation relevant? Yes Is what they do relevant? One thing

Does she wear the T-shirt in specific situations? Not relevantly In public? Yes When she's around certain people? Definitely around friends, but around strangers as well

Size of the letters relevant? Placement? Font? None specifically
Is her figure relevant? No
Does she want it to be seen by friends? Definitely Strangers? Possibly Coworkers? Possibly Employees of the corporation? No
Does she want to be spoken to? Possibly Photographed? Filmed? Left alone? None of these
Does she wear it at home? Work? When shopping? Possibly When doing a hobby? Possibly During social events? Yes, most relevantly When drinking? Sometimes During certain weather? Public events? Yes, likely When traveling? No to the rest
Could any other corporation work? No A tshirt with the name hut not in the logo typeface? This could work, but wouldn't be as effective A tshirt with an old/obsolete logo? Same as previous
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Postby hominid » Thu May 28, 2020 12:07 pm

Does she want to mislead her friends? Is she wearing the shirt as a joke? A trick? If someone else wore this shirt, would it have the same effect? Is some aspect of her identity relevant? Her ethnicity? Nationality? Age? Gender? Religion? Location relevant?
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Re: [Balin] You have to go to task in the city

Postby Doriana » Thu May 28, 2020 10:00 pm

Does she wear the t-shirt as a setup for a joke/pun? (WAG: She has recently divorced her husband, who is a doctor, and now wears an Apple t-shirt. When someone asks her why, she says "Because an apple a day... keeps the doctor away" *insert Horatio Cane sunglasses meme*)
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Re: [Balin] You have to go to task in the city

Postby GalFisk » Fri May 29, 2020 10:40 am

Does the corporation relevantly: provide a service? Create a product? Sell something? Have a presence in the vicinity? Have a logo with a meaning apart from branding?
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Postby Balin » Sun May 31, 2020 2:56 pm

Does she want to mislead her friends? No Is she wearing the shirt as a joke? Yes, see below A trick? No If someone else wore this shirt, would it have the same effect? For most people, No Is some aspect of her identity relevant? Yes Her ethnicity? Nationality? Age? Gender? Religion? Location relevant? None of these

Does she wear the t-shirt as a setup for a joke/pun? Yes (WAG: She has recently divorced her husband, who is a doctor, and now wears an Apple t-shirt. When someone asks her why, she says "Because an apple a day... keeps the doctor away" *insert Horatio Cane sunglasses meme*) YEAAAAAAHHHHHHHHHHHH... but actually, No. Great guess though!

Does the corporation relevantly: provide a service? Yes Create a product? Yes Sell something? Yes Have a presence in the vicinity? No Have a logo with a meaning apart from branding? No
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Postby hominid » Sun May 31, 2020 3:15 pm

Are disabilities relevant? Height? Medical condition? Sexual orientation? Political views?
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Postby Balin » Sun May 31, 2020 3:15 pm

Are disabilities relevant? Height? Medical condition? Sexual orientation? Political views? None of these
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Postby hominid » Sun May 31, 2020 3:20 pm

Weight relevant? Hair color? Eye color? Skin color? Is it something physical? Would a random stranger be able to get the joke? Or would they have to know some relevant information about her that wasn't obvious by looking at her?
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Re: [Balin] You have to go to task in the city

Postby Balin » Sun May 31, 2020 3:30 pm

Weight relevant? Hair color? Eye color? Skin color? No to these Is it something physical? No
Would a random stranger be able to get the joke? Or would they have to know some relevant information about her that wasn't obvious by looking at her? This, good q
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Postby Doriana » Sun May 31, 2020 3:36 pm

Is her job relevant? a hobby of hers? anything about her family?

Does she do something for her friends that is similar to what the company does? (e.g. she's good at troubleshooting internet issues, so she jokingly wears a t-shirt with an ISP's logo whenever one of her friends asks her to help with their internet)
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Postby Balin » Sun May 31, 2020 4:55 pm

Is her job relevant? a hobby of hers? anything about her family? No to these

Does she do something for her friends that is similar to what the company does? No (e.g. she's good at troubleshooting internet issues, so she jokingly wears a t-shirt with an ISP's logo whenever one of her friends asks her to help with their internet)
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Postby hominid » Sun May 31, 2020 5:01 pm

Does the company make food? Sell food? Is it a restaurant? A store?
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Postby Balin » Sun May 31, 2020 5:19 pm

Does the company make food? No Sell food? Among other things Is it a restaurant? No A store? Yope
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Postby Doriana » Sun May 31, 2020 5:20 pm

An online store? Amazon?
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Postby Balin » Sun May 31, 2020 5:25 pm

An online store? Yes Amazon? Yes
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Postby Doriana » Sun May 31, 2020 5:36 pm

So, she sometimes wears a t-shirt with the Amazon logo around her friends as a joke, correct?

Puns relevant? Is her name relevant? Is it similar to Amazon in any way? Amazons, as in the mythological warrior tribe, relevant at all?
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Postby hominid » Sun May 31, 2020 6:01 pm

Does she have a reputation among her friends? Is it related to Amazon? Does she buy things a lot? Travel a lot? Read a lot? Amazon River relevant? Amazon rainforest?
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Re: [Balin] You have to go to task in the city

Postby Balin » Mon Jun 01, 2020 1:59 am

So, she sometimes wears a t-shirt with the Amazon logo around her friends as a joke, correct? Correct

Puns relevant? Yes Is her name relevant? Yes Is it similar to Amazon in any way? No Amazons, as in the mythological warrior tribe, relevant at all? No

Does she have a reputation among her friends? No Is it related to Amazon? No Does she buy things a lot? Travel a lot? Read a lot? Amazon River relevant? Amazon rainforest? No/Irrel to all
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Postby hominid » Mon Jun 01, 2020 2:26 am

Is her name Kendall? Is this supposed to sound like Kindle?
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Re: [Balin] You have to go to task in the city

Postby GalFisk » Mon Jun 01, 2020 5:40 am

Is a pun on Amazon relevant? Amazon/amazing? Amazon/am a son? Amazon/mama, son (or mama, soon)?
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Re: [Balin] You have to go to task in the city

Postby Doriana » Mon Jun 01, 2020 9:23 am

Is her name Alexa?
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Re: [Balin] You have to go to task in the city

Postby Balin » Fri Jun 05, 2020 2:02 am

Is her name Alexa? Yes!

****SPOILER****

Her name is Alexa. She sometimes wears an Amazon shirt so she can be an Amazon Alexa.
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