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    Help solving riddle!

    Long story short - Have a new boss at work and he loves to BBQ but won't tell us what, instead he gave us 4 hints on what he likes to BBQ most. I only get one shot submitting an answer.

    4 hints below.

    - What I like to roast lives above ground
    - Does not have feathers (it is not in the bird family)
    - Can be found in the wild and also on Farms
    - It was a recognizable character on a TV show

    Thanks

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    my guess would be pig, The TV character is Arnold Ziffle.
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    +1 on the pig.
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    thanks guys. He also strikes me as a guy who would consider roasting ed the horse from the 60's. Don't think I'll get a day off but he did say it will be a surprise whoever wins.

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    Long Pork. TV character: host of General Electric Theater and Death Valley Days. Was actually found on a ranch, not a farm.
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    Quote Originally Posted by colorider View Post
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    Arnold the pig? (Green Acres)
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    Pig or horse.

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    Quote Originally Posted by 11SoloSLR View Post
    Long story short - Have a new boss at work and he loves to BBQ but won't tell us what, instead he gave us 4 hints on what he likes to BBQ most. I only get one shot submitting an answer.

    4 hints below.

    - What I like to roast lives above ground
    - Does not have feathers (it is not in the bird family)
    - Can be found in the wild and also on Farms
    - It was a recognizable character on a TV show

    Thanks
    Easy - PORK!

    I have not heard of too many farms that raise horse for food but I guess they exist. Not easy to get horse at Ralph's...

    I considered "beef" but cattle is not often if ever found wild...at least in the USA and places that raise cattle for food are generally ranches, not farms. Pigs are always raise on pig farms.
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    Quote Originally Posted by leob1 View Post
    my guess would be pig, The TV character is Arnold Ziffle.
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    Boy that is a generational answer... I immediately thought of Porky Pig... I never watched Green Acres
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    - What I like to roast lives above ground
    - Does not have feathers (it is not in the bird family)
    - Can be found in the wild and also on Farms
    - It was a recognizable character on a TV show



    If the winner gets a day off at his place for bbq...
    I love pho long time.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Pamestique View Post
    Boy that is a generational answer... I immediately thought of Porky Pig... I never watched Green Acres
    You have missed out!!!!! I had my fill on that era!!!!

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    Great Asterix & Obelix shot! I wonder where they stashed Cacophonix for that feast?

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    I vote for rabbit.

    Wait, do rabbits live above ground?

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    Quote Originally Posted by Pamestique View Post
    I have not heard of too many farms that raise horse for food but I guess they exist. Not easy to get horse at Ralph's...
    I believe it is illegal to raise horses for food here in the US. You can raise them for foreign consumption, and you can eat your own horses, but selling them here is a no-no, I think.
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