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Posers and Puzzles

Posers and Puzzles

  1. Donation bbarr
    Chief Justice
    03 May '03 08:47
    My first is small and beautiful bird.
    My second is the original word.
    My third is the first of a unit of sound.
    My last is a manner of getting around.

    Who Am I?
  2. Standard member royalchicken
    CHAOS GHOST!!!
    03 May '03 19:20 / 1 edit
    Jabberwock? Has the Descartes man become a Hobbes man?

    EDIT: This is my 666th post. Time for a haircut.
  3. Donation bbarr
    Chief Justice
    03 May '03 19:35
    Originally posted by royalchicken
    Jabberwock? Has the Descartes man become a Hobbes man?

    EDIT: This is my 666th post. Time for a haircut.
    Although I prefer Hobbes in cartoon tiger form, my own ethical views are informed by Hobbes' social contract theory. Nice guess, but incorrect.
  4. Standard member royalchicken
    CHAOS GHOST!!!
    03 May '03 19:37 / 3 edits
    "b" is for "bel". Good puzzle. Thinking....

    Big fan of Calvin and Hobbes. Particularly Hamster Huey.
  5. Standard member padfoot
    Discombobulating...
    03 May '03 20:18
    long live calvin and hobbes in 'revenge of the baby sat'!
    oi! I do the 'who am i's' here!
    back of!!!!!
  6. Donation bbarr
    Chief Justice
    03 May '03 20:51
    Originally posted by padfoot
    long live calvin and hobbes in 'revenge of the baby sat'!
    oi! I do the 'who am i's' here!
    back of!!!!!
    But mine has both metre and rhyme.
  7. Standard member padfoot
    Discombobulating...
    04 May '03 12:23
    who am i (c) 2003
    ( just kidding... but please don't do any more. I did invent them, you know...:'( ... )
  8. Donation astevenson
    i wish i was BOB!!!!
    11 May '03 13:33
    what is the answer?!?!?
  9. Standard member padfoot
    Discombobulating...
    11 May '03 17:53
    I'll give you a hint :

    How many beautiful birds do you know?
  10. Donation astevenson
    i wish i was BOB!!!!
    11 May '03 20:32
    a parrot? peacock? robin? i donno lol
  11. Standard member royalchicken
    CHAOS GHOST!!!
    11 May '03 20:39
    I thought the bird was "jay", as this produces a letter...?
  12. Standard member Toe
    12 May '03 18:41
    Originally posted by bbarr
    My first is small and beautiful bird...

    Who Am I?
    Kyle Minogue?
    Alas after thinking of Kylie, i forgot to read the other lines...
  13. Standard member padfoot
    Discombobulating...
    12 May '03 19:00
    If the bird was a 'J' then is the orriginal word 'jay'?
    Questions, questions...
  14. Donation astevenson
    i wish i was BOB!!!!
    12 May '03 19:26
    jay walk?
  15. 13 May '03 00:03
    a small and beautiful bird: chick
    the oringal: hen
    unit of sound:decibel, the first:d
    mode of getting around: the cart, of course, which in french is la cart
    Making the solution:
    chicken de la carte
    http://www.redhotpawn.com/board/newpost.php?threadid=4937&frompage=1#