Friday, April 8, 2011

What in the World?

Puzzle solvers, take a look at this! What do you see? More importantly, as it is not art just for the sake of art, what is it, really? Can you guess? Have I stumped you?

79 comments:

  1. knob/dial on a car (Jeep) dashboard?

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  2. Lid on a pot, angled a bit to allow steam to escape?

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  3. knob on an electric iron??

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  4. the shape makes me think of the top of a screwdriver

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  6. I said dial it up in size until I realized which end of the screwdriver you were referring to. The size is about right. So don't DIAL it up and don't DIAL it down.

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  7. lid of a thermo-coffeepot?

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  8. is it the handle of a flashlight?

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  9. It is a cupcake?

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  10. is it a dial of a combination lock?

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  11. YES!!!! it´s a bread slicing machine??? and with this knob you choose how thick the slices are... sorry, my english isn´t very good...

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  12. Reeses peanut butter cup with a perfectly rounded scoop of chocolate ice cream on top. Doesn't that sound amazing and correct? :)

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  13. Way to go, this is a tricky one.

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  14. Oh Bev that sounds really good and wrong at the same time.

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  15. No. Wow. This is the best one EVER. :D

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  16. I mean the puzzle...I wasn't making fun of any answers, just to be clear. I love that you all are guessing!! It makes me smile.

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  17. perhaps you can answer yes or no? is it in the kitchen?

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  18. It might be time for a clue.
    No it is not in the kitchen.

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  19. knob on a desk chair??? is it in the office?

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  20. The screw that holds a lampshade in place?

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  21. not a knob on a desk chair.
    not in the office.
    not a screw that holds a lampshade in place.
    good guesses!

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  22. ohhh. is it a kind of letterpress machine?? and with that you dial, which letter you want?

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  23. the top of a milk jug?

    a lego piece? some of my daughter's lego pieces look like that.

    part of a hair dryer?

    headphones?

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  24. You are persistent! :)
    But nope.

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  25. haha, I know, but it's driving me crazy. I love these posts- they remind me of questions like this that were always in the Highlights Magazine when I was a kid. :)

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  26. Oh you're right! I loved those!!

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  27. driving me crazy, too. is it in the bathroom?

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  28. I suppose I could pick it up and put it there but I never have and likely won't.

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  29. part of a phone?

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  30. part of a bicycle???

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  31. nope.
    ok...this has to do with music.

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  32. okay... i don´t know the right name - is it to put a sticker right on a cd???

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  33. poti on a guitar??

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  34. nope.
    another clue - this is not a musical instrument or part of a musical instrument but has to do with music.

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  35. i quit... no more ideas.

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  36. It has to do with the piano but is not the piano.

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  37. earbud or speaker?

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  38. No...it often sits on a piano...

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  39. YES!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! That was a tough one! Way to go!!!!

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  40. omg, thank GOODNESS someone finally got this. Although, I don't even know what a metronome is so there was no hope for me!

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  41. Why wouldn't you take the metronome into the washroom? Don't you want to know what the tempo of your....Hmm... a drippy tap is? haha That was a great one :)

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