The Oracle gives you random answers, nothing more, nothing less. Whether it answers your question, is something you decide, but it can help your thought to wander in a different direction or to make a choice. The entry of the date and the question do have some influence on the returned answers.
Does it make sense to ask the Oracle for help? Probably not. Does it give me the right answers? Probably not. Why should I then use the Oracle? Because the question remains...