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    Previous IQs:

    Were you a TV actor later elected to Congress from Iowa? - Close enough; it was Fred Grandy, from The Love Boat
    Did you play Grandpa Walton? - Will Geer, on The Waltons
    Did Jon Stewart usually "do" your voice as a flustered Southern belle? - Not Newt Gingrich, but Sen. Lindsey Graham

    DQs:

    Born east of the Miss. River?
    Born south of the Mason-Dixon Line?
    Event was before 1941?

    IQs:

    Were you originally known as Olorin?
    Were you maybe reborn, but maybe not?
    Did the actor who played you not do what every other actor in his particular group did, after 1995?

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    3 DQs

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    G

    1.Real
    2.Male
    3.American
    4.Dead
    5.Born BEFORE 1950
    6.Last name "G"
    7.Born AFTER 1850
    8.Was a Political/Military Figury, though known for something unrelated that happened during his service
    9.Known for single event (wasn't really a SINGLE incident)
    10.NOT considered a "good guy", though what he did wasn't malicious
    11.NO connection to Politics
    12.Place of birth unknown
    13.Event took place BEFORE 1941

    Take another DQ

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    Previous IQs:

    Were you originally known as Olorin? - Gandalf the Grey, in Tolkien's writings
    Were you maybe reborn, but maybe not? - The Elf-lord Glorfindel, ditto
    Did the actor who played you not do what every other actor in his particular group did, after 1995? - Every actor who played a member of the Fellowship of the Ring got a tattoo with the Tengwar (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tengwar) symbol for "9" somewhere on his body but John Rhys-Davies, who played Gimli

    DQs:

    Event took place before 1900?
    One or more people died as a result of the event?
    Event happened within the U.S.?

    IQs:

    Does a certain Starfleet captain favor your famous tea?
    Do you own the bar Bad Alibi in Portland?
    Did Ahnuld succeed you as Governor of California?

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    Not Gray Davis

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    G

    1.Real
    2.Male
    3.American
    4.Dead
    5.Born BEFORE 1950
    6.Last name "G"
    7.Born AFTER 1850
    8.Was a Political/Military Figury, though known for something unrelated that happened during his service
    9.Known for single event (wasn't really a SINGLE incident)
    10.NOT considered a "good guy", though what he did wasn't malicious
    11.NO connection to Politics
    12.Place of birth unknown
    13.Event took place BEFORE 1941
    14.Event took place AFTER 1900
    15.More than 1 person died as a result of the event
    16.Event took place in U.S.

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    Previous IQs:

    Does a certain Starfleet captain favor your famous tea? - Earl Grey tea (Capt. Picard)
    Do you own the bar Bad Alibi in Portland? - Grey, on the TV detective show Stumptown
    Did Ahnuld succeed you as Governor of California? - Yes, Gray Davis

    Grey/Gray x3!

    DQs:

    Died in the event himself?
    Event was an accident?

    IQs:

    Did you carry out executions while serving as sheriff?
    Were you a protege of Hari Seldon?
    Did a coworker jokingly call you a "lunkhead"?

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    Not Grover Cleveland
    DQ
    DQ

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    G

    1.Real
    2.Male
    3.American
    4.Dead
    5.Born BEFORE 1950
    6.Last name "G"
    7.Born AFTER 1850
    8.Was a Political/Military Figury, though known for something unrelated that happened during his service
    9.Known for single event (wasn't really a SINGLE incident)
    10.NOT considered a "good guy", though what he did wasn't malicious
    11.NO connection to Politics
    12.Place of birth unknown
    13.Event took place BEFORE 1941
    14.Event took place AFTER 1900
    15.More than 1 person died as a result of the event
    16.Event took place in U.S.
    17.Did not die as a result of the event
    18.Was an "accident", in that his actions were not deliberate

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    "Nanook of the North" on TCM at 12:30 am

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    All right!

    Previous IQs:

    Did you carry out executions while serving as sheriff? - Yes, Grover Cleveland, in Buffalo, N.Y.
    Were you a protege of Hari Seldon? - Gaal Dornick, in the Foundation books of Isaac Asimov
    Did a coworker jokingly call you a "lunkhead"? - Geordi LaForge, by Data, on ST:TNG

    DQs:

    Event was military in nature?
    More than 50 people died in the event?

    As that's 20 DQs, I won't ask any more IQs.

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    G

    1.Real
    2.Male
    3.American
    4.Dead
    5.Born BEFORE 1950
    6.Last name "G"
    7.Born AFTER 1850
    8.Was a Political/Military Figury, though known for something unrelated that happened during his service
    9.Known for single event (wasn't really a SINGLE incident)
    10.NOT considered a "good guy", though what he did wasn't malicious
    11.NO connection to Politics
    12.Place of birth unknown
    13.Event took place BEFORE 1941
    14.Event took place AFTER 1900
    15.More than 1 person died as a result of the event
    16.Event took place in U.S.
    17.Did not die as a result of the event
    18.Was an "accident", in that his actions were not deliberate
    19.Event was NOT military in nature
    20.More than 50 people died in the event

    Let's say 1:30 PM ET Tuesday for your guess (it's 1:50 AM ET Monday as I type)

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    Hmmm. Can't quite figure this out....

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    Still have 12 hours.

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    No, you got me. I give up.

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    Our mystery man is:

    Albert Gitchell, believed to be "Patient Zero" in the American outbreak of the Spanish Flu pandemic of 1918

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    I know of the pandemic, of course, but never heard of him. Certainly apropos for right now!

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    EXACTLY why I picked him. . Letter soon

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    Your letter is:


    H

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    IQs:

    Did you live in Troublesome Gulch, Colo.?
    Did you play a ventriloquist, a bookstore owner, a doctor and a professor?
    Did you play that actor's son in several movies?

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