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Mystery Cache

Mimes Rock!

A cache by Lions Fan
Hidden : 3/9/2009
In Wisconsin, United States
Difficulty:
4.5 out of 5
Terrain:
1.5 out of 5

Size: Size: micro (micro)

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Geocache Description:



Mime - \'maim \
1: an ancient dramatic entertainment representing scenes from life usually in a ridiculous manner
2 a: an actor in a mime b: one that practices mime

This cache is NOT at the listed coordinates.)
(They're not even good for parking!)


I've applied my own criteria to the task of ranking history's greatest mimes, resulting in the list you see below. While their accomplishments are quite impressive, it is ironic that a mime would be incapable of appreciating why I've assigned the values that I have. If you think like I do, you will be able to locate the cache and sign the log.



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Tik
Tim Dry, musician, mime extraordinaire and half of the legendary "Tik and Tok" mime duo.

Milli Vanilli
Not really mimes, but their lip-syncing deserves ridicule at every opportunity.

KiKo
Originally developed as KiKo the mime-cheerleader, later adopted as the stage name of Billy Krahl.

Bip
Bip the Clown, a character created by Marcel Marceau which became his alter ego.

Marcel Marceau
Universally acclaimed as the World's Greatest Mime.

BiLi
A theater performer who blends traditional mime techniques with the use of exotic masks.

¥
A theatrical mime who, like Prince, refers to himself by an unpronounceable symbol.

John Weaver
An English dancer and choreographer, and often regarded as the father of English pantomime.

Harpo Marx
The non-speaking Marx Brother, famous for his use of props.

Tik and Tok
Mime and music duo commonly associated with the mime movement referred to as 'Robotics'.



You can check your answers for this puzzle on Geochecker.com.

You are searching for a small bison tube. Bring your own pencil. Please replace the container as you found it.

* I apologize in advance to all of the mime purists out there for my irreverent treatment of this subject matter.


Congratulations to MadisonJoe, Marble Guy and Wrongway June Bug on the FTF

Additional Hints (Decrypt)

Sbe gur chmmyr: N zvzr jba'g or noyr gb uryc jvgu guvf chmmyr.
Sbe gur uvqr: Bar bs gurfr guvatf vf abg yvxr gur bguref.

Decryption Key

A|B|C|D|E|F|G|H|I|J|K|L|M
-------------------------
N|O|P|Q|R|S|T|U|V|W|X|Y|Z

(letter above equals below, and vice versa)

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Last Updated: on 10/14/2014 2:43:05 PM Pacific Daylight Time (9:43 PM GMT)
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Coordinates are in the WGS84 datum