One of my favourite sites is Quora, where people pose questions and others post answers. It's a great different kind of social media, even if these days it is more overrun by marketers and promoters than it used to be (welcome to any social media platform, right?)
Tonight I was happily browsing my feed while procrastinating doing some work, and came across a set of really great 'meme' style questions, in response to a question that asked, "What 10 questions can tell you the most about a person?"
As of tonight, 11 people had responded with their lists of questions, but the best response to my mind was this one, from Barnard Law Collier, "anthropologist, journalist, writer, director Scanmyhandwriting.com":
"Dear Horatio," he begins,
The questions themselves are pretty great. They are different or deeper enough from the usual, that I can see some interesting responses - and asides - coming out of people's attempts to answer.
Perhaps one for a meme, Sunday Stealing?
What 10 (20) questions can tell you the most about a person?Answers by Barnard Law Collier
If you were made to live out the rest of your days as a famous fictional or non-fictional character, who would you select?
Source: Quora, 26 April 2016
What do you think - could you answer these?
The only ones I think I would be stuck on are 18 (whaaaat??) and 19 - though actually, for 19 I'd probably choose Julian Burnside. But I don't know many lawyers.
Just in case you wanted to know of a different way of dealing with boat people: https://t.co/MXVcHOPW0w (less expensive, and more humane).— Julian Burnside (@JulianBurnside) May 7, 2016