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[wolfier] caution

Postby wolfier » Mon Nov 16, 2015 9:13 pm

Had he not accepted the gift, he might still be alive.

Let's get the obvious out of the way: he(1) = he(2). HAM but gender is irrelevant.

It is FMOI and now I understand why morbid stories are so popular... They seem more engaging, also fun to conceive.
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Re: [wolfier] caution

Postby GalFisk » Mon Nov 16, 2015 9:44 pm

Gift: object? Service? Money? Sign of affection? Did the gift kill him? Was it supposed to kill him? Did he like the gift? Was he murdered? Did he kill himself? Was his death an accident?
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Re: [wolfier] caution

Postby wolfier » Mon Nov 16, 2015 11:33 pm

Gift: object? Yes Service? No-ish Money? No Sign of affection? Irrel. Did the gift kill him? Very indirectly Was it supposed to kill him? Not at all Did he like the gift? Very much Was he murdered? No Did he kill himself? No-ish Was his death an accident? Yes but not in the usual sense of the word
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Re: [wolfier] caution

Postby Westing1992 » Mon Nov 16, 2015 11:42 pm

Was the gift tickets or a coupon to something?
Could he have accepted the gift and then prevented his death in some way? Or, once he accepted the gift, was his death inevitable?
Did he die because of a health condition he had (heart attack, stroke, etc.)?
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Re: [wolfier] caution

Postby wolfier » Tue Nov 17, 2015 2:26 am

Was the gift tickets or a coupon to something? Yes
Could he have accepted the gift and then prevented his death in some way? Yesish Or, once he accepted the gift, was his death inevitable? No
Did he die because of a health condition he had (heart attack, stroke, etc.)? Yes

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Re: [wolfier] caution

Postby GalFisk » Tue Nov 17, 2015 6:08 am

Did he go somewhere? Ride in/on something? Control a machine? Was his body unable to take the strain of something? Extreme sports relevant? Did he go skydiving? Did something unintended happen that caused him to die? Did he die from something that wouldn't have been a problem for other people? Was he with other people?
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Re: [wolfier] caution

Postby wolfier » Tue Nov 17, 2015 6:36 am

Did he go somewhere? No Ride in/on something? No Control a machine? Yes Was his body unable to take the strain of something? Extreme sports relevant? Did he go skydiving? No to these Did something unintended happen that caused him to die? DOYD of unintended Did he die from something that wouldn't have been a problem for other people? possibly for some people Was he with other people? Irrel
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Re: [wolfier] caution

Postby GalFisk » Tue Nov 17, 2015 9:01 am

Was the coupon for an object? Food? Travel? Service? Digital product or service?
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Re: [wolfier] caution

Postby Acridian9 » Tue Nov 17, 2015 11:07 am

Was the death caused by temperature (too high or too low)? A sauna or spa relevant? Was he wounded? did he bleed?
Other objects relevant (save the gift)?
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Re: [wolfier] caution

Postby wolfier » Tue Nov 17, 2015 3:52 pm

I missed the "Control a machine?" part. The answer is YES and the reply is corrected.

Was the death caused by temperature (too high or too low)? No A sauna or spa relevant? No Was he wounded? Yesish did he bleed? Yes
Other objects relevant (save the gift)? Yes


Was the coupon for an object? No Food? No Travel? No Service? Yes Digital product or service? No but explore
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Re: [wolfier] caution

Postby GalFisk » Tue Nov 17, 2015 4:31 pm

Does he drive? Fly? Travel on water? Does the machine have a seat? More than one seat? Safety devices relevant? Does the machine become damaged? Destroyed?
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Re: [wolfier] caution

Postby wolfier » Tue Nov 17, 2015 4:32 pm

Does he drive? Fly? Travel on water? Does the machine have a seat? More than one seat? Safety devices relevant? Does the machine become damaged? Destroyed?

No to all
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Re: [wolfier] caution

Postby GalFisk » Tue Nov 17, 2015 4:41 pm

Is the machine a computer? Entertainment device? Is it bigger than him? Does he become startled? Does the machine have moving parts? Motor(s)? Light(s)? does it require fuel? Electricity? Does it tip over?
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Re: [wolfier] caution

Postby wolfier » Tue Nov 17, 2015 6:20 pm

Is the machine a computer? No Entertainment device? Yes Is it bigger than him? Assume no Does he become startled? No Does the machine have moving parts? Yes Motor(s)? No Light(s)? Yes does it require fuel? No Electricity? Yes Does it tip over? Some do
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Re: [wolfier] caution

Postby Acridian9 » Tue Nov 17, 2015 7:15 pm

Seizures relevant?
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Re: [wolfier] caution

Postby wolfier » Tue Nov 17, 2015 9:04 pm

Acridian9 wrote:Seizures relevant?


Seizures not relevant.
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Re: [wolfier] caution

Postby GalFisk » Wed Nov 18, 2015 10:18 am

Is the machine a game? Video game? Arcade game? Sports relevant?
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Re: [wolfier] caution

Postby wolfier » Wed Nov 18, 2015 2:24 pm

Is the machine a game? No Video game? No Arcade game? No Sports relevant? I thought about this when I was making up the puzzle, but it would unnecessarily complicate it so I decided to exclude this element, so it is irrel.
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Re: [wolfier] caution

Postby GalFisk » Wed Nov 18, 2015 3:24 pm

Does the machine move from one place to another? Is it a vehicle? Does it have wheels? Does it cost money to use? Can you have one at home? Is it remote controlled? Does it have button(s)? Joystick(s)? Wheel(s)? Is water involved? Can the object be lifted by one person? Does it have a screen?
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Re: [wolfier] caution

Postby wolfier » Wed Nov 18, 2015 5:26 pm

Does the machine move from one place to another? Yes in the sense that it can be moved, but not on its own Is it a vehicle? No Does it have wheels? No Does it cost money to use? Yes Can you have one at home? Yes Is it remote controlled? It can be Does it have button(s)? Yes Joystick(s)? No Wheel(s)? No Is water involved? No Can the object be lifted by one person? Usually Does it have a screen? Yes
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Re: [wolfier] caution

Postby Westing1992 » Wed Nov 18, 2015 6:40 pm

Was it a coupon to rent something?
Did he die trying to set/hook something up?
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Re: [wolfier] caution

Postby Acridian9 » Thu Nov 19, 2015 7:08 pm

TV? tablet? ereader? phone?
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Re: [wolfier] caution

Postby wolfier » Thu Nov 19, 2015 7:34 pm

TV? This. No to rest. tablet? ereader? phone?

Was it a coupon to rent something?
Did he die trying to set/hook something up? No to both
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Re: [wolfier] caution

Postby Acridian9 » Fri Nov 20, 2015 12:28 am

Was he at home when he received the gift? Did he die at home? Did he ever left home after receiving the gift?
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Re: [wolfier] caution

Postby wolfier » Fri Nov 20, 2015 1:21 am

Was he at home when he received the gift? Irrel. Did he die at home? Good question. Assume no. Did he ever left home after receiving the gift? Yes
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Re: [wolfier] caution

Postby Westing1992 » Fri Nov 20, 2015 2:44 am

Is a certain show or channel he likes to watch relevant?
Did he die soon (within minutes) after doing the action that caused it?
Does he have anger issues?
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Re: [wolfier] caution

Postby wolfier » Fri Nov 20, 2015 3:22 am

Is a certain show or channel he likes to watch relevant? Yope
Did he die soon (within minutes) after doing the action that caused it? No
Does he have anger issues? Irrel
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Re: [wolfier] caution

Postby GalFisk » Fri Nov 20, 2015 12:18 pm

Did he use the gift at home? Did he try to imitate something he saw in TV? Did the gift allow him to see something on TV that he otherwise wouldn't have?
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Re: [wolfier] caution

Postby wolfier » Fri Nov 20, 2015 4:43 pm

Did he use the gift at home? Yes Did he try to imitate something he saw in TV? No Did the gift allow him to see something on TV that he otherwise wouldn't have? No, but OTRT
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Re: [wolfier] caution

Postby GalFisk » Fri Nov 20, 2015 9:54 pm

Did the gift allow him to participate in something on TV? Was it a ticket for a TV lottery? A bet in a sports game? Did he win a lot of money?
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Re: [wolfier] caution

Postby wolfier » Sat Nov 21, 2015 3:08 am

Did the gift allow him to participate in something on TV? Was it a ticket for a TV lottery? A bet in a sports game? Did he win a lot of money?

None of the above - OTWT
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Re: [wolfier] caution

Postby GalFisk » Sat Nov 21, 2015 11:27 am

Did it allow him to watch something at a different time? In a different place? Does the gift change how he uses the TV? What he feels or thinks about what he sees on TV?
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Re: [wolfier] caution

Postby wolfier » Sat Nov 21, 2015 1:47 pm

Did it allow him to watch something at a different time? In a different place? Yope to both Does the gift change how he uses the TV? Yes What he feels or thinks about what he sees on TV? Yes as a result of the immediately previous Yes
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Re: [wolfier] caution

Postby wolfier » Sat Nov 21, 2015 1:53 pm

To clarify, the gift did allow him to see something on his TV, but he has, and could have seen it elsewhere so the answer to that question was "No but OTRT". This something he can see is directly relevant, but with a slight twist - like the two sides of a coin.
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Re: [wolfier] caution

Postby GalFisk » Sat Nov 21, 2015 3:12 pm

Does he see: one program? A series? Does he see: sports? Something funny? Something scary? Something exciting? Is it primarily about humans? Animals? Objects? Science? Is it educational? Entertaining? Misleading?
Edit: if not for the voucher, would he not have seen it? Seen it somewhere else? Seen it at a different time?
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Re: [wolfier] caution

Postby wolfier » Sun Nov 22, 2015 2:05 am

Does he see: one program? A series? Does he see: sports? Something funny? Something scary? Something exciting? This is the closest Is it primarily about humans? Animals? Objects? Science? Is it educational? Entertaining? Misleading? All are irrel except that he loves what he watched very, very much..

Edit: if not for the voucher, would he not have seen it? Seen it somewhere else? Seen it at a different time? If not for the voucher he might not have seen it at home at all, and...
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Postby GalFisk » Sun Nov 22, 2015 9:35 am

Do we need to know what he saw? Do we only need to know that he really enjoyed it? Is a drinking game relevant? Do we need to know how long it lasted? Did he not leave the TV for a long time? Did he ignore a biological need because he didn't want to leave the TV? Did the voucher let him watch TV for a long time without any breaks?
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Re: [wolfier] caution

Postby wolfier » Sun Nov 22, 2015 4:25 pm

Do we need to know what he saw? Not really Do we only need to know that he really enjoyed it? Yes Is a drinking game relevant? No Do we need to know how long it lasted? How long what lasted - please elaborate Did he not leave the TV for a long time? No, he watches his TV just like a usual TV fans does, with one twist... Did he ignore a biological need because he didn't want to leave the TV? No, but sort of OTRT Did the voucher let him watch TV for a long time without any breaks? Not at all. The voucher enabled him to watch a channel he really, really liked, so much that...
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Postby GalFisk » Mon Nov 23, 2015 7:38 am

Did he watch TV instead of sleeping? Instead of doing something else? Was he sleepy after watching too much TV? Otherwise impaired?
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Postby wolfier » Mon Nov 23, 2015 4:49 pm

Did he watch TV instead of sleeping? No Instead of doing something else? No Was he sleepy after watching too much TV? No Otherwise impaired? No

hint - hidden, unexplored fact in the sentence: "the voucher/coupon enabled him to watch something on his TV that he really enjoyed."
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Re: [wolfier] caution

Postby GalFisk » Tue Nov 24, 2015 7:14 am

Relevant how he watched this channel before he got the coupon? Did he stay at home more after he got it? Did he become more sedentary? Relevant for how long the coupon lasted? Or was it permanent?
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Re: [wolfier] caution

Postby wolfier » Tue Nov 24, 2015 11:25 am

Relevant how he watched this channel before he got the coupon? Good q, before the coupon he didn't watch the channel at all... Did he stay at home more after he got it? Irrel, assume yes Did he become more sedentary? Irrel Relevant for how long the coupon lasted? Or was it permanent? The coupon lasted for a few months, but it "enabled" the channels forever.
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Re: [wolfier] caution

Postby Acridian9 » Tue Nov 24, 2015 11:49 am

Relevant how he died? heart failure? lung failure? other organ failure? did he hit something?
Relevant where he died? indoors? outdoors? inside a vehicle?
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Re: [wolfier] caution

Postby wolfier » Tue Nov 24, 2015 1:14 pm

Relevant how he died? Yes heart failure? lung failure? other organ failure? Multiple, but mostly lungs did he hit something? No
Relevant where he died? Not really indoors? outdoors? inside a vehicle? Could be any of these
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Re: [wolfier] caution

Postby GalFisk » Tue Nov 24, 2015 1:32 pm

Did he inhale something relevant? Did he intend to die? Did anyone else intend for him to die? Time elapsed between starting to watch TV and dying relevant? Time elapsed between the last time he watched TV and dying? Was he already destined to die when he stopped watching TV for the last time? If so, did he know or suspect that he would die? Could he still have prevented it?
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Postby wolfier » Tue Nov 24, 2015 2:34 pm

Did he inhale something relevant? Yes Did he intend to die? Probably not Did anyone else intend for him to die? No Time elapsed between starting to watch TV and dying relevant? Yes, but careful about lurking FA Time elapsed between the last time he watched TV and dying? No Was he already destined to die when he stopped watching TV for the last time? Yes If so, did he know or suspect that he would die? Yes when he watched the TV for the last time Could he still have prevented it? No when he watched the TV for the last time

Reread the "hint" message and answer to Galfisk's post that immediately followed it - the "..." was there for a reason :)
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Re: [wolfier] caution

Postby Acridian9 » Thu Nov 26, 2015 6:23 pm

DId he inhale smoke? a fire relevant? was his house set on fire? if yes, did it generate from the TV?
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Postby wolfier » Thu Nov 26, 2015 6:28 pm

DId he inhale smoke? Yes, no to rest a fire relevant? was his house set on fire? if yes, did it generate from the TV?
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Postby Acridian9 » Fri Nov 27, 2015 12:39 am

Smoke from a cigarette? burnt fuel? evaporating liquid? Chemicals relevant?
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Postby wolfier » Fri Nov 27, 2015 2:41 pm

Smoke from a cigarette? Yes but beware of lurking FA burnt fuel? Yes-ish evaporating liquid? No Chemicals relevant? Yes
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Re: [wolfier] caution

Postby GalFisk » Fri Nov 27, 2015 3:54 pm

Passive smoking relevant? Active? Does he breathe the smoke for: seconds? Minutes? hours? Days? Weeks? Months? Years? On one occasion? Several? Does he inhale the smoke while watching TV? Does he intend to inhale smoke? Is it tobacco smoke?
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Postby wolfier » Fri Nov 27, 2015 9:26 pm

Passive smoking relevant? No Active? Yes Does he breathe the smoke for: seconds? Minutes? hours? Days? Weeks? Months? Years? This On one occasion? Several? This Does he inhale the smoke while watching TV? Irrel Does he intend to inhale smoke? Yes Is it tobacco smoke? Yes

It should be quite straightforward from here, hopefully.
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Re: [wolfier] caution

Postby Acridian9 » Sat Nov 28, 2015 10:56 am

Did he rely on life-saving medicines? and forgot to take his daily dose?
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Re: [wolfier] caution

Postby wolfier » Sat Nov 28, 2015 1:03 pm

Acridian9 wrote:Did he rely on life-saving medicines? and forgot to take his daily dose?


No to both.
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Re: [wolfier] caution

Postby GalFisk » Sat Nov 28, 2015 6:00 pm

Did he smoke whenever he watched TV? Did he watch much more TV? Did he end up smoking much more? Did he die from a smoking-related disease? A smoking-related mishap?
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Re: [wolfier] caution

Postby wolfier » Sun Nov 29, 2015 6:39 am

Did he smoke whenever he watched TV? No Did he watch much more TV? No Did he end up smoking much more? No Did he die from a smoking-related disease? Yes A smoking-related mishap? No
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Postby GalFisk » Sun Nov 29, 2015 7:01 pm

Did he start smoking after getting the voucher? Did he smoke because of something he saw on TV?
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Re: [wolfier] caution

Postby wolfier » Sun Nov 29, 2015 7:12 pm

Did he start smoking after getting the voucher? No Did he smoke because of something he saw on TV? No but OTRT
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Re: [wolfier] caution

Postby GalFisk » Mon Nov 30, 2015 10:17 am

Did he smoke more after getting the voucher? Smoke other things than before? Smoke at other times? Smoke in combination with something else? Relevant that smoking is much more deadly when combined with other lung damaging factors? Such as radon gas? Or asbestos? Or certain diseases?
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Re: [wolfier] caution

Postby Acridian9 » Mon Nov 30, 2015 3:58 pm

Was he smoking when he died? Did he ever smoke after receiving the gift? Relevant? or the only relevant thing is that he smoke a lot earlier and so compromised his lungs? Did he die because he needed a quantitty of air his lungs were not able to provide?
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Re: [wolfier] caution

Postby wolfier » Mon Nov 30, 2015 10:45 pm

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Was he smoking when he died? No Did he ever smoke after receiving the gift? Yes Relevant? Yes or the only relevant thing is that he smoke a lot earlier and so compromised his lungs? Also relevant, but not _only_ Did he die because he needed a quantitty of air his lungs were not able to provide? No

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Did he smoke more after getting the voucher? No Smoke other things than before? No Smoke at other times? Irrel Smoke in combination with something else? Irrel Relevant that smoking is much more deadly when combined with other lung damaging factors? Irrel Such as radon gas? Good thinking but no Or asbestos? No Or certain diseases? No
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Re: [wolfier] caution

Postby GalFisk » Tue Dec 01, 2015 6:29 am

Would he have smoked less if he hadn't gotten the voucher? Or quit entirely? Or smoked something less damaging? Or taken nicotine some other way?
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Re: [wolfier] caution

Postby wolfier » Wed Dec 02, 2015 3:03 am

Would he have smoked less if he hadn't gotten the voucher? Yes Or quit entirely? Yes Or smoked something less damaging? Irrel Or taken nicotine some other way? Probably

The important parts have been solved, now just need to connect the dots - what was the voucher about? What killed the man? How do they relate?
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Re: [wolfier] caution

Postby GalFisk » Wed Dec 02, 2015 9:02 am

Did he love what he watched so much that he was willing to give up smoking in order to watch it? If he hadn't gotten the voucher to watch it at home, would he have stopped smoking in order to be able to watch it somewhere else?
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Re: [wolfier] caution

Postby wolfier » Wed Dec 02, 2015 2:31 pm

Did he love what he watched so much that he was willing to give up smoking in order to watch it? No... If he hadn't gotten the voucher to watch it at home, would he have stopped smoking in order to be able to watch it somewhere else? No, good thinking but OTWT
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Re: [wolfier] caution

Postby GalFisk » Wed Dec 02, 2015 3:27 pm

Would he have stopped smoking on his own accord? With help? Would he have sacrificed smoking in order to be able to do something else? Is his smoking routine at home relevant? would it have been disrupted if he hadn't gotten the voucher? Was he thinking about quitting when he got the voucher? Or already working on it? Did the show he watched make him change his mind about smoking? Useful effects of smoking relevant? Such as calming of nerves? Increased alertness? Suppressed appetite? If he hadn't gotten the voucher, would he have paid for access himself? Would he then not afford to smoke?
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Re: [wolfier] caution

Postby wolfier » Thu Dec 03, 2015 9:01 am

Would he have stopped smoking on his own accord? No With help? Yes doyd of help Would he have sacrificed smoking in order to be able to do something else? No Is his smoking routine at home relevant? He smoked, at home or not would it have been disrupted if he hadn't gotten the voucher? Possibly Was he thinking about quitting when he got the voucher? No Or already working on it? No Did the show he watched make him change his mind about smoking? No but... Useful effects of smoking relevant? Such as calming of nerves? Increased alertness? Suppressed appetite? No to all If he hadn't gotten the voucher, would he have paid for access himself? No and OTRT, explore Would he then not afford to smoke? No
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Re: [wolfier] caution

Postby GalFisk » Thu Dec 03, 2015 11:18 am

If he hadn't gotten the voucher: would he have become aware that the smoking was hurting him? Would signs of disease have been found earlier? Did he sacrifice something else in order to watch TV? Did he not go to the doctor because there was something exciting on TV? Was he already sick from smoking when he got the voucher? If so, did he know it? If ha hadn't gotten the voucher, would someone else have paid for access? Would his TV habits have been different? Would another person pressure him to quit smoking? Are other people relevant, except that he was given the voucher by one?
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Re: [wolfier] caution

Postby wolfier » Fri Dec 04, 2015 1:59 am

If he hadn't gotten the voucher: would he have become aware that the smoking was hurting him? Correct. How? Hint: the time of the puzzle was decades ago Would signs of disease have been found earlier? Not really Did he sacrifice something else in order to watch TV? No Did he not go to the doctor because there was something exciting on TV? No Was he already sick from smoking when he got the voucher? No! If so, did he know it? If he hadn't gotten the voucher, would someone else have paid for access? No Would his TV habits have been different? Yes Would another person pressure him to quit smoking? Assume no Are other people relevant, except that he was given the voucher by one? He somehow received the voucher, whether it is given to him by a person is irrelevant. Other than that, no other person is relevant.
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Re: [wolfier] caution

Postby GalFisk » Fri Dec 04, 2015 9:51 am

Stairs relevant? Physical exercise? Physical strain? Would he become aware that his lungs weren't functioning well? His heart? Something else in his body?
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Re: [wolfier] caution

Postby wolfier » Fri Dec 04, 2015 12:28 pm

Stairs relevant? No Physical exercise? Laterally Physical strain? No Would he become aware that his lungs weren't functioning well? Yes His heart? Probably Something else in his body? Probably
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Re: [wolfier] caution

Postby GalFisk » Fri Dec 04, 2015 1:27 pm

If not for the voucher, would he have: been more physically active? Watched TV less? Watched TV somewhere else? Watched other things on TV? Not watched TV at all? Not even owned a TV? Relevant what he watched? Or just that he enjoyed it? Would he have gone to watch whatever he saw in person, instead of staying home in front of the TV?
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Re: [wolfier] caution

Postby wolfier » Fri Dec 04, 2015 1:32 pm

If not for the voucher, would he have: been more physically active? Irrel Watched TV less? Possibly Watched TV somewhere else? Irrel Watched other things on TV? THIS Not watched TV at all? No Not even owned a TV? No Relevant what he watched? No Or just that he enjoyed it? Yes, very much Would he have gone to watch whatever he saw in person, instead of staying home in front of the TV? Probably but irrel
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Re: [wolfier] caution

Postby GalFisk » Fri Dec 04, 2015 1:55 pm

Did he miss seeing something relevant on another channel, because he watched this one instead? If so: a specific program? Or ad? A PSA? Information that would make him observe his own health? That would make him question his smoking habit?
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Re: [wolfier] caution

Postby wolfier » Sat Dec 05, 2015 12:00 am

Did he miss seeing something relevant on another channel, because he watched this one instead? Yes! If so: a specific program? No Or ad? No A PSA? This Information that would make him observe his own health? Yes That would make him question his smoking habit? Yes

Now just need to place the pieces together. What kind of "accident" is it?
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Re: [wolfier] caution

Postby GalFisk » Sat Dec 05, 2015 5:07 pm

Did he receive the voucher by accident? Was it meant for someone else?
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Re: [wolfier] caution

Postby wolfier » Sat Dec 05, 2015 5:37 pm

GalFisk wrote:Did he receive the voucher by accident? Was it meant for someone else?


No. The accident, svv "accident" was related to the disease that killed him ultimately.

What's the PSA about, around decades ago that you might see on some TV channel that's relevant?

We're 95% there
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Re: [wolfier] caution

Postby Acridian9 » Sat Dec 05, 2015 6:32 pm

Was the PSA about: effects of smoke on lungs? on skin? lung cancer? tobacco addition? number of death related to smoking?
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Re: [wolfier] caution

Postby wolfier » Tue Dec 08, 2015 2:57 pm

Was the PSA about: effects of smoke on lungs? on skin? lung cancer? This tobacco addition? number of death related to smoking?

Well done all, and I think enough is revealed to warrant a

*** SPOILER ***
In late 70s there PSAs were made so smokers were aware the possible link between smoking and lung cancer. They were usually aired in public channels.

One day Tom, a long time smoker who were usually health-aware, received a voucher for a paid commercial channel he subsequently signed up for and loved to the point that he never watched his previous favourite - the public channel - anymore.

Surgeon General's warnings were not required on cigarette packages back then (in a lot of countries) and there were few channels through which Tom might have learnt about the effects.

Eventually, an accident - one at the molecular level - marked the onset of a metastatic lung cancer, and Tom died of the resulting multiple organ failure.

Thanks for playing, and if anyone of you smoke, I hope you don't get offended.
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Re: [wolfier] (***SOLVED***) caution

Postby Balin » Tue Dec 08, 2015 6:19 pm

Very good puzzle!
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