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November 25, 2007

Too easy, too complicated

srikanth @ 9:40 am, GMT +0000 ( 1195983625 ) Play

What is blanked out in this postage stamp?

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For extra credit: What is the whole thing the guy is wearing called?

Cracked by: udupendra , teju , shivathilak , rajeshvj , Ramanand , Mahesh , teju , sidsen , alephnull , prasanth , Tathagata Chatterjee , Shreyas , A Nony Mouse , bs , VikraM , bobo , deepak , and nisha’s thambi.

Answer:US Postage stamp commemorating Rube Goldberg’s cartoons. The cartoon there is the Self-Operating Napkin.

Simplest question we’ve had on here in a looong time :-)


20 Responses to “Too easy, too complicated”

  1. udupendra
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    Rube Goldberg Inventions – Self Operating Napkins.


  2. teju
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    Its a Rude Goldberg Invention…
    The professor Butts is wearing a Self-Operating Napkin


  3. shivathilak

    Reuben Garret L. Goldberg is blanked out.

    The machine he is wearing is a rube goldberg machine called self operating napkin…


  4. rajeshvj
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    a. Rube Goldberg
    b. Self-operating napkin


  5. In an attempt to give a complicated answer where a simple one would have sufficed :-) “Grubbled Ogler” i.e. Rube Goldberg.


  6. Mahesh

    1.Rube Goldberg
    2.Self-Operating Napkin


  7. teju
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    Its a RuBe Goldberg Invention…
    Professor Butts is wearing a Self-Operating Napkin..


  8. sidsen
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    rube goldberg and the self operating napkin


  9. alephnull

    Rube Goldberg and the case of the Self-Operating Napkin.


  10. prasanth
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    Rube goldberg’s Inventions

    the invention is a self-operating napkin


  11. Tathagata Chatterjee
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    Rube Goldberg’s Inventions.
    ( Name of Rube Goldberg blanked out).
    The contraption is called : Self Operating Napkin.

    Regards,
    Tathagata Chatterjee


  12. Shreyas

    The dude is Prof Butts wearing a self operating napkin. so i’m guessing the stamp says Rube Goldberg inventions??
    btw i havent got points for cracking the theme.


  13. A Nony Mouse

    Rube Goldberg.
    The guy is wearing the self operating napkin :)


  14. bs

    Rube Goldberg. Self-Operating Napkin.


  15. VikraM

    Rube Goldberg, showing his ‘Self Operating Napkin’


  16. rube goldberg.


  17. deepak

    Rube Goldberg and the self-working napkin.


  18. Anonymous

    text


  19. Anonymous

    guy is wearing a suit and a contraption


  20. nishas thambi

    rube goldberg


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