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12:33 AM
Q: Do Jahir's prophecies "come true"?

MarthaIn Amulet Rampant (Princes' Game book 3) chapter 15, Jahir has what he calls a "prophetic interlude", during which he says three things: Only love can hold this, because the war for it will never end You will have to make a choice, arii, a choice, you will have to make a choice It is not enough ...

1:24 AM
Q: What anime that has a character with green marble in his eye that gives him special abilities/superpowers

vitileI'm trying to remember the name of an anime I watched back in the mid 2000, it was possibility made in the 90s. The premise from what I remember was post-apocalyptic world where plant earth has been completely destroyed and now people live on other plants. There is these 7 or 8 special marbles/g...

1:45 AM
Q: Magical-realist story about unconsciousness potion

Simon CarryerI read this story a long time ago and I feel like I maybe have invented many of the details, but here's what I remember: I think it was a magical realist author, like Borges or Márquez or something. The story was about a man who wants to commit suicide, but he has obligations he feels bad about w...

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4:21 AM
Q: I need help remembering a cartoon I watched as a kid

Michael DevenyThe show is about how this kid can summon a monster from another realm. There are four realms earth, fire, darkness, and water it was about 8 or 9 years ago I watched it. It was more western style. The first episode included the main character being attacked by a rhinoceros that was summoned.

5:11 AM
Q: In The Polar Express, why does the conductor say "This is nothing I need to know" when he punches out the word "believe?"

TimothyIn The Polar Express when they were leaving the place with Santa, the conductor punched the word "believe" in the Hero Boy's ticket. I recently figured out the probable reason he heard the bell he was given ringing. The bell was not magic and actually never rang. He had an imagination of it ringi...

5:37 AM
Q: In Transformers, is the Decepticon Brawl's alternate mode the tank from xXx: State of the Union?

Kyle CocjinIn this website, the wiki trivia was confirmed that the Decepticon Brawl in the Transformers film had an alternate mode that was a redressed tank prop made for an older movie called xXx: State of the Union. The tank from State of the Union has a big tank turret with a twin-barreled second turret:...

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1:13 PM
Q: Scourgify is easy, so why is the Hog's Head so dirty?

J. MiniAs is mentioned repeatedly in chapter 16 of Order of the Phoenix the Hog's Head pub is filthy. How can this be? From what I remember of the earlier books, Scourgify is so easy to cast that it's taught to pre-teens. In fact, given that Hermione knows how to cast it, why would Professor Flitwick re...

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4:26 PM
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5:26 PM
Q: A book about a young boy with healing powers

Water2wyneA spiritual book about a young boy who was a healer. He was taken from the church and his powers were used by those in power. Had a very respectful relationship with God.

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10:06 PM
Q: Is Dash Rendar at all based on the outrageous Okona?

Donatello SwansinoIn 1988, Star Trek: The Next Generation premiered the episode "The Outrageous Okona" in its second season. The titular Thadiun Okona is a roguish cargo freighter captain. He wears brown shoulder pads, a white undershirt, and has his brown hair in a very 1988 ponytail. In 1996, the Star Wars mult...

10:34 PM
A: A letter from the Dalai Lama to Arthur C. Clarke

Lior KoganGot it! In December 2014, the National Air and Space Museum Archives at the Smithsonian National Air and Space Museum received Arthur C. Clarke papers collection from the Arthur C. Clarke Trust in Sri Lanka. Read about it here, here and here. I contacted the Smithsonian, and they kindly sent me a...

^ nice answer

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