FacebookTwitter
Hatrack River Forum Post New Topic  Post A Reply
my profile login | register | search | faq | forum home

  next oldest topic   next newest topic
» Hatrack River Forum » Active Forums » Books, Films, Food and Culture » Who am I? (Page 2)

  This topic comprises 10 pages: 1  2  3  4  5  ...  8  9  10   
Author Topic: Who am I?
JanitorBlade
Moderator
Member # 12343

 - posted      Profile for JanitorBlade   Email JanitorBlade         Edit/Delete Post   Reply With Quote 
Tom: Hard to say. But probably blue.

Darth_Mauve: I'm well read in philosophy, but not a philosopher.

Panacea: Warmonger.

Posts: 1171 | Registered: Jun 2010  |  IP: Logged | Report this post to a Moderator
Dogbreath
Member
Member # 11879

 - posted      Profile for Dogbreath           Edit/Delete Post   Reply With Quote 
Are you Mao Zedong?

[ August 31, 2016, 11:05 AM: Message edited by: Dogbreath ]

Posts: 2222 | Registered: Dec 2008  |  IP: Logged | Report this post to a Moderator
PanaceaSanans
Member
Member # 13395

 - posted      Profile for PanaceaSanans   Email PanaceaSanans         Edit/Delete Post   Reply With Quote 
Are you Sun Tzu?
Posts: 366 | Registered: May 2016  |  IP: Logged | Report this post to a Moderator
Dogbreath
Member
Member # 11879

 - posted      Profile for Dogbreath           Edit/Delete Post   Reply With Quote 
(Sun Tzu lived during the Zhou dynasty, BlackBlade's dude lived after the end of the Han so it can't be him)
Posts: 2222 | Registered: Dec 2008  |  IP: Logged | Report this post to a Moderator
JanitorBlade
Moderator
Member # 12343

 - posted      Profile for JanitorBlade   Email JanitorBlade         Edit/Delete Post   Reply With Quote 
No and no.

Mao's favorite color was definitely red. [Wink]

Posts: 1171 | Registered: Jun 2010  |  IP: Logged | Report this post to a Moderator
PanaceaSanans
Member
Member # 13395

 - posted      Profile for PanaceaSanans   Email PanaceaSanans         Edit/Delete Post   Reply With Quote 
quote:
Originally posted by Dogbreath:
(Sun Tzu lived during the Zhou dynasty, BlackBlade's dude lived after the end of the Han so it can't be him)

Oops. [Blushing]

Blade, are you even Chinese?

Posts: 366 | Registered: May 2016  |  IP: Logged | Report this post to a Moderator
Dogbreath
Member
Member # 11879

 - posted      Profile for Dogbreath           Edit/Delete Post   Reply With Quote 
quote:
Originally posted by JanitorBlade:
Mao's favorite color was definitely red. [Wink]

Heh, I should have thought of that. [Razz]

Were you born before Henry VII became king of England?

Posts: 2222 | Registered: Dec 2008  |  IP: Logged | Report this post to a Moderator
JanitorBlade
Moderator
Member # 12343

 - posted      Profile for JanitorBlade   Email JanitorBlade         Edit/Delete Post   Reply With Quote 
Panacea: I grew up in Hong Kong, but am American.

Dogbreath: No.

Posts: 1171 | Registered: Jun 2010  |  IP: Logged | Report this post to a Moderator
Dogbreath
Member
Member # 11879

 - posted      Profile for Dogbreath           Edit/Delete Post   Reply With Quote 
JB: I think she's asking about your historical person's nationality.

Were you alive after the Spanish-American War?

Posts: 2222 | Registered: Dec 2008  |  IP: Logged | Report this post to a Moderator
PanaceaSanans
Member
Member # 13395

 - posted      Profile for PanaceaSanans   Email PanaceaSanans         Edit/Delete Post   Reply With Quote 
quote:
Originally posted by JanitorBlade:
Panacea: I grew up in Hong Kong, but am American.

I doubt you're a warmonger. I read your landmarks. [Kiss]

quote:
Originally posted by Dogbreath:
she's asking about your historical person's nationality.


Posts: 366 | Registered: May 2016  |  IP: Logged | Report this post to a Moderator
JanitorBlade
Moderator
Member # 12343

 - posted      Profile for JanitorBlade   Email JanitorBlade         Edit/Delete Post   Reply With Quote 
Oh! Yes, I am Chinese.
Posts: 1171 | Registered: Jun 2010  |  IP: Logged | Report this post to a Moderator
JanitorBlade
Moderator
Member # 12343

 - posted      Profile for JanitorBlade   Email JanitorBlade         Edit/Delete Post   Reply With Quote 
quote:
Originally posted by Dogbreath:
JB: I think she's asking about your historical person's nationality.

Were you alive after the Spanish-American War?

No.
Posts: 1171 | Registered: Jun 2010  |  IP: Logged | Report this post to a Moderator
PanaceaSanans
Member
Member # 13395

 - posted      Profile for PanaceaSanans   Email PanaceaSanans         Edit/Delete Post   Reply With Quote 
So we're looking for a male Chinese warmonger who lived between 1485 and 1898? I honestly don't have a clue...

Are you a politician?

Are you royal?

Posts: 366 | Registered: May 2016  |  IP: Logged | Report this post to a Moderator
Dogbreath
Member
Member # 11879

 - posted      Profile for Dogbreath           Edit/Delete Post   Reply With Quote 
Were you born during the Ming dynasty?
Posts: 2222 | Registered: Dec 2008  |  IP: Logged | Report this post to a Moderator
JanitorBlade
Moderator
Member # 12343

 - posted      Profile for JanitorBlade   Email JanitorBlade         Edit/Delete Post   Reply With Quote 
Panacea: Yes and yes.

Dogbreath: No.

Posts: 1171 | Registered: Jun 2010  |  IP: Logged | Report this post to a Moderator
Dogbreath
Member
Member # 11879

 - posted      Profile for Dogbreath           Edit/Delete Post   Reply With Quote 
Are you the Kangxi Emperor?
Posts: 2222 | Registered: Dec 2008  |  IP: Logged | Report this post to a Moderator
JanitorBlade
Moderator
Member # 12343

 - posted      Profile for JanitorBlade   Email JanitorBlade         Edit/Delete Post   Reply With Quote 
No.
Posts: 1171 | Registered: Jun 2010  |  IP: Logged | Report this post to a Moderator
PanaceaSanans
Member
Member # 13395

 - posted      Profile for PanaceaSanans   Email PanaceaSanans         Edit/Delete Post   Reply With Quote 
Are you an emperor?
Posts: 366 | Registered: May 2016  |  IP: Logged | Report this post to a Moderator
JanitorBlade
Moderator
Member # 12343

 - posted      Profile for JanitorBlade   Email JanitorBlade         Edit/Delete Post   Reply With Quote 
Yes.

Should we be answering objectively or how the person saw things?

Posts: 1171 | Registered: Jun 2010  |  IP: Logged | Report this post to a Moderator
Dogbreath
Member
Member # 11879

 - posted      Profile for Dogbreath           Edit/Delete Post   Reply With Quote 
Are you Hong Xiuquan?
Posts: 2222 | Registered: Dec 2008  |  IP: Logged | Report this post to a Moderator
JanitorBlade
Moderator
Member # 12343

 - posted      Profile for JanitorBlade   Email JanitorBlade         Edit/Delete Post   Reply With Quote 
Sure am. Emperor of Taiping and Christ's Chinese brother.
Posts: 1171 | Registered: Jun 2010  |  IP: Logged | Report this post to a Moderator
GaalDornick
Member
Member # 8880

 - posted      Profile for GaalDornick           Edit/Delete Post   Reply With Quote 
Were you googling those emperors or did you actually know all those facts off of the top of your head?
Posts: 2054 | Registered: Nov 2005  |  IP: Logged | Report this post to a Moderator
Dogbreath
Member
Member # 11879

 - posted      Profile for Dogbreath           Edit/Delete Post   Reply With Quote 
I had to google the spelling of some of the names, but I knew about all of them off the top of my head. I learned about the Kangxi Emperor in a college history class. (he's sort of the Henry III of China's history) I read a Landmark book about Hong Xiuquan when I was a kid (it covered 19th century and early 20th century China and the end of the Qing dynasty in general) - BB's hint about "how the person saw things" jogged my memory about him and his revolt, but I had to google his name.
Posts: 2222 | Registered: Dec 2008  |  IP: Logged | Report this post to a Moderator
GaalDornick
Member
Member # 8880

 - posted      Profile for GaalDornick           Edit/Delete Post   Reply With Quote 
That's impressive.
Posts: 2054 | Registered: Nov 2005  |  IP: Logged | Report this post to a Moderator
Dogbreath
Member
Member # 11879

 - posted      Profile for Dogbreath           Edit/Delete Post   Reply With Quote 
Well, I have my person in mind. Anyone want to start asking? [Smile]
Posts: 2222 | Registered: Dec 2008  |  IP: Logged | Report this post to a Moderator
GaalDornick
Member
Member # 8880

 - posted      Profile for GaalDornick           Edit/Delete Post   Reply With Quote 
So...are you alive?
Edit: I started writing that before your post [Razz]

Posts: 2054 | Registered: Nov 2005  |  IP: Logged | Report this post to a Moderator
PanaceaSanans
Member
Member # 13395

 - posted      Profile for PanaceaSanans   Email PanaceaSanans         Edit/Delete Post   Reply With Quote 
Are you American?
Posts: 366 | Registered: May 2016  |  IP: Logged | Report this post to a Moderator
Dogbreath
Member
Member # 11879

 - posted      Profile for Dogbreath           Edit/Delete Post   Reply With Quote 
No and no.
Posts: 2222 | Registered: Dec 2008  |  IP: Logged | Report this post to a Moderator
GaalDornick
Member
Member # 8880

 - posted      Profile for GaalDornick           Edit/Delete Post   Reply With Quote 
PS, can we google the facts? Or should it be strictly from our own knowledge?
Posts: 2054 | Registered: Nov 2005  |  IP: Logged | Report this post to a Moderator
GaalDornick
Member
Member # 8880

 - posted      Profile for GaalDornick           Edit/Delete Post   Reply With Quote 
Are you a political leader?
Posts: 2054 | Registered: Nov 2005  |  IP: Logged | Report this post to a Moderator
Dogbreath
Member
Member # 11879

 - posted      Profile for Dogbreath           Edit/Delete Post   Reply With Quote 
Yes.
Posts: 2222 | Registered: Dec 2008  |  IP: Logged | Report this post to a Moderator
GaalDornick
Member
Member # 8880

 - posted      Profile for GaalDornick           Edit/Delete Post   Reply With Quote 
Are you Sveinn Björnsson?
Posts: 2054 | Registered: Nov 2005  |  IP: Logged | Report this post to a Moderator
Dogbreath
Member
Member # 11879

 - posted      Profile for Dogbreath           Edit/Delete Post   Reply With Quote 
No [Razz]
Posts: 2222 | Registered: Dec 2008  |  IP: Logged | Report this post to a Moderator
PanaceaSanans
Member
Member # 13395

 - posted      Profile for PanaceaSanans   Email PanaceaSanans         Edit/Delete Post   Reply With Quote 
quote:
Originally posted by GaalDornick:
PS, can we google the facts? Or should it be strictly from our own knowledge?

I'd say google if necessary, but dare to think first.

(There's no way I would have known Hong Xiuquan... Which is exactly what makes this so fascinating.)

Breath, eastern hemisphere?

Posts: 366 | Registered: May 2016  |  IP: Logged | Report this post to a Moderator
Dogbreath
Member
Member # 11879

 - posted      Profile for Dogbreath           Edit/Delete Post   Reply With Quote 
Yes, I was born in the eastern hemisphere.
Posts: 2222 | Registered: Dec 2008  |  IP: Logged | Report this post to a Moderator
GaalDornick
Member
Member # 8880

 - posted      Profile for GaalDornick           Edit/Delete Post   Reply With Quote 
Were you a political leader in the same country you were born in?
Posts: 2054 | Registered: Nov 2005  |  IP: Logged | Report this post to a Moderator
PanaceaSanans
Member
Member # 13395

 - posted      Profile for PanaceaSanans   Email PanaceaSanans         Edit/Delete Post   Reply With Quote 
Is (the larger part of) your country situated between 0° and 90° longitude? (How does one say that in English?)
Posts: 366 | Registered: May 2016  |  IP: Logged | Report this post to a Moderator
Dogbreath
Member
Member # 11879

 - posted      Profile for Dogbreath           Edit/Delete Post   Reply With Quote 
Yes.
Posts: 2222 | Registered: Dec 2008  |  IP: Logged | Report this post to a Moderator
Dogbreath
Member
Member # 11879

 - posted      Profile for Dogbreath           Edit/Delete Post   Reply With Quote 
quote:
Originally posted by GaalDornick:
Were you a political leader in the same country you were born in?

Missed this one, yes as well.
Posts: 2222 | Registered: Dec 2008  |  IP: Logged | Report this post to a Moderator
PanaceaSanans
Member
Member # 13395

 - posted      Profile for PanaceaSanans   Email PanaceaSanans         Edit/Delete Post   Reply With Quote 
Are you from India?
Posts: 366 | Registered: May 2016  |  IP: Logged | Report this post to a Moderator
Dogbreath
Member
Member # 11879

 - posted      Profile for Dogbreath           Edit/Delete Post   Reply With Quote 
No.
Posts: 2222 | Registered: Dec 2008  |  IP: Logged | Report this post to a Moderator
PanaceaSanans
Member
Member # 13395

 - posted      Profile for PanaceaSanans   Email PanaceaSanans         Edit/Delete Post   Reply With Quote 
Are you from a country where Arabic is spoken by most inhabitants?
Posts: 366 | Registered: May 2016  |  IP: Logged | Report this post to a Moderator
Dogbreath
Member
Member # 11879

 - posted      Profile for Dogbreath           Edit/Delete Post   Reply With Quote 
No.
Posts: 2222 | Registered: Dec 2008  |  IP: Logged | Report this post to a Moderator
PanaceaSanans
Member
Member # 13395

 - posted      Profile for PanaceaSanans   Email PanaceaSanans         Edit/Delete Post   Reply With Quote 
Nepal?

Russia?

Posts: 366 | Registered: May 2016  |  IP: Logged | Report this post to a Moderator
katharina
Member
Member # 827

 - posted      Profile for katharina   Email katharina         Edit/Delete Post   Reply With Quote 
Are you Ghengis (sp?) Khan?
Posts: 26076 | Registered: Mar 2000  |  IP: Logged | Report this post to a Moderator
Dogbreath
Member
Member # 11879

 - posted      Profile for Dogbreath           Edit/Delete Post   Reply With Quote 
quote:
Originally posted by PanaceaSanans:
Nepal?

Russia?

No.

quote:
Originally posted by katharina:
Are you Ghengis (sp?) Khan?

Nope!
Posts: 2222 | Registered: Dec 2008  |  IP: Logged | Report this post to a Moderator
Dogbreath
Member
Member # 11879

 - posted      Profile for Dogbreath           Edit/Delete Post   Reply With Quote 
If there was some confusion with my answer to Panacea's earlier questions: I was born between 0 degrees and 90 degrees E in the eastern hemisphere - i.e, the western half of the eastern hemisphere. (Mongolia is almost entirely east of 90 degrees E, though I understand a lot of Ghengis Khan's empire was in the western half which is why I'm specifying "born" now)
Posts: 2222 | Registered: Dec 2008  |  IP: Logged | Report this post to a Moderator
PanaceaSanans
Member
Member # 13395

 - posted      Profile for PanaceaSanans   Email PanaceaSanans         Edit/Delete Post   Reply With Quote 
How do you feel about Tibet? (It's not a country... but were you born there?)

Or are you from Europe?

[ August 31, 2016, 07:26 PM: Message edited by: PanaceaSanans ]

Posts: 366 | Registered: May 2016  |  IP: Logged | Report this post to a Moderator
Dogbreath
Member
Member # 11879

 - posted      Profile for Dogbreath           Edit/Delete Post   Reply With Quote 
Not born in Tibet, not from Europe. [Smile]
Posts: 2222 | Registered: Dec 2008  |  IP: Logged | Report this post to a Moderator
PanaceaSanans
Member
Member # 13395

 - posted      Profile for PanaceaSanans   Email PanaceaSanans         Edit/Delete Post   Reply With Quote 
Africa, then?
Posts: 366 | Registered: May 2016  |  IP: Logged | Report this post to a Moderator
  This topic comprises 10 pages: 1  2  3  4  5  ...  8  9  10   

Quick Reply
Message:

HTML is not enabled.
UBB Code™ is enabled.
UBB Code™ Images not permitted.
Instant Graemlins
   


Post New Topic  Post A Reply Close Topic   Feature Topic   Move Topic   Delete Topic next oldest topic   next newest topic
 - Printer-friendly view of this topic
Hop To:


Contact Us | Hatrack River Home Page

Copyright © 2008 Hatrack River Enterprises Inc. All rights reserved.
Reproduction in whole or in part without permission is prohibited.


Powered by Infopop Corporation
UBB.classic™ 6.7.2