parlor game

noun
any game usually played indoors, especially in the living room or parlor, as a word game or a quiz, requiring little or no physical activity.

Origin:
1890–95

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Used as a sort of parlor game to amuse or as a metaphor for the existence of
  different points of view, okay.
It's a parlor game, a dating service, a shopping mall.
Spotting the car has become a parlor game, with many photos posted online.
Others, engaging in a kind of office parlor game, named some less obvious
  parallels.
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