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This is closed all the way. Slightly springy but not much. The point is pointy but not particularly sharp. 5.78 New Swedish Inches or 171 mm long. 45.6 orts or 194 grams.
by aoeu
Comment Count 26 comments on Sun Mar 10, 2013 at 05:17 PM PDT with 5 Recommends
by aoeu
Comment Count 25 comments on Sat Feb 23, 2013 at 06:00 PM PST with 10 Recommends
The basic tool. It is obviously an outside caliper. 16cm long. I have no idea why the jaws are triangular and it must be noted that the inside surfaces are square and parallel but the outside ...
by aoeu
Comment Count 60 comments on Sat Feb 16, 2013 at 05:58 PM PST with 24 Recommends
Ten inches tang to tip. Duck bill shape.
by aoeu
Comment Count 150 comments on Sat Feb 09, 2013 at 05:18 PM PST with 36 Recommends
Hello, everyone. I'm here to present the puzzling case of Governor Romney. As a psychiatrist practicing in Massachusetts, I have to say that I’m also confused as to what Governor Romney’s ...
by Ptolemy
Comment Count 5 comments on Thu Oct 11, 2012 at 08:43 PM PDT with 12 Recommends
by aoeu
Comment Count 27 comments on Wed Aug 01, 2012 at 11:32 AM PDT with 4 Recommends
The new year will bring new challenges, so to end 2010 I thought I'd post a challenge that has no political slant. Does anybody else remember this old puzzle? If you have a copy in your dusty file ...
by JG in MD
Comment Count 82 comments on Fri Dec 31, 2010 at 08:59 AM PST with 7 Recommends
Hello, puzzlers. I only learned just now that our puzzle master is having computer problems. Maybe Santa will bring a new laptop down the chimney? Anyway, here is a last minute puzzle for you. I ...
by pucklady
Comment Count 76 comments on Sun Dec 19, 2010 at 05:30 AM PST with 3 Recommends
explain. All of my life I have loved solutions for odd problems. I don't mean saving someone's marriage, I mean things like this: I buy apples, pears, fruit like that and I want to eat the skin as ...
by Crispian Day
Comment Count 50 comments on Sat Mar 06, 2010 at 06:30 PM PST with 8 Recommends
Here is a fun little puzzle for you, from Scientific American. Curiously appropriate to some of the debates we have been having lately. Let's say there is a medical test that tests for disease XYZ.
by mattinjersey
Comment Count 50 comments on Thu Dec 10, 2009 at 04:14 PM PST with 9 Recommends
I saw this puzzle while browsing around the net this morning, and the comment threads that usually ensued were absolutely fascinating, so I thought I'd see how the dkos community would react. I'm ...
by dmsilev
Comment Count 50 comments on Tue Dec 12, 2006 at 07:34 AM PST with 1 Recommend
by Dave the Rave
Comment Count 20 comments on Sun Oct 29, 2006 at 06:53 PM PST with 15 Recommends