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What should I call this poker hand with a straight?

You should call this a... Because...
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A riddle with seemingly-unrelated clues

Is this
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A Trivial Pursuit #14 (Entertainment 3/4): Integration by Parts

The items in the middle column are The columns on either side contain If we Taking just So the final answer is
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Flag Interpretation

The UN member state whose flag has been re-designed is First we note that Then we look at their suggestions and notice that If we Then the re-designed flag
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A never ending puzzle

This was quite a journey, with several "a-ha!" moments required to reach the conclusion. I left in some of the memo notes I wrote to myself while solving, hope it makes the thought processes ...
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Orange on Turquoise

Gladys is ... The Beaches puzzle The location
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Helen helped Liam become best carpenter north of _?

The answer is: Because this phrase is...
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A Trivial Pursuit #20 (Entertainment 4/4): Actors

The answer is: Reasoning: Next step: Finally:
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Where’s the Puzzle?

Gladys is in: To work this out, note that each paragraph (bar one)... Taking this paragraph by paragraph then... (note that I may not have caught all references, since there are A LOT!) Paragraph 1: ...
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A symmetrical number sequence

The answer is:
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Move exactly two matches to make the two sides equal

Using
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What's missing?

Each picture on the left has
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The Something Something

I think the answer is because
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A co--ection of images

The hidden 2002 movie is: To understand why, it's best to consider the solution in several steps. Step 1: First, identify all of the images. Step 2: Now look at the colours of the numbers. Step 3: ...
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I don't belong in this list!

The answer is Why? Most items on this list follow a very specific pattern: So for example, The only exceptions are: Thus the blank spot must go to The title makes sense,
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Move exactly two matches to make the two sides equal

One easy way: Other possibilities (sorry, no ascii art):
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A Trivial Pursuit #25: Meta-Analysis

The overall answer is a very fitting trivial pursuit: Or is it 20 words? (Or does the hyphen make it 21?) Which happens to be the How did we get here? Many probably saw this outright but I was ...
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The FBI needs your help with this Zodiac killer message

The killer's identity is Solve path: Easter eggs:
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PSE Advent Calendar 2023 (Day 12): A peaceful tree

Thank you! You too! You are wishing us Each bauble represents As requested, the following image shows how to extract the phrase:
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A connecting wall for series 1?

Very nice! The categories are The hidden theme is with an extra tip of the hat
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A Trivial Pursuit #04 (Art and Literature 1/4): Threesome

First note that for each row, the @ represents the same symbol Each describes a three-word phrase: Note that for each three-word phrase, there is exactly one (unique!) common letter among the three ...
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I am international anyway

It isn't possible to tell the nationality 'when you were nine', because... What?? Well, take a look at the other 9 listed above... Although, saying that...
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Musical murder mystery

EDIT: Thanks to @00Average for the crucial hint and @Stiv for tieing up the loose ends! Solution: Thought process: The musicians The siblings The murder
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Move exactly two matches to make the two sides equal

Slide two matches down to get:
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kOay kOay kOay!

The single word answer is: But, but, ...
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PSE Advent Calendar 2023 (Day 10): Captain Christmas

What a fun, festive puzzle! The first step is to realize that: Now the puns: Putting them together: And finally:
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Note to self: DO NOT FORGET!

This is a reminder of As the categories are: The groups:
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Introducing the 3D Connecting Wall!

This is the evil genius of connecting walls, and the missing word is: And the groups are: (with the group-of-groups entry in each list bolded): T2-4: R2-4: L2-4: T1: R1: L1: And finally:
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Missing photograph

The missing photograph is one of: To work this out, first identify the pictured people. These are all: This means we need to identify... This would be:
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PSE Advent Calendar 2023 (Day 2): Wall I want for Christmas

Ok here goes: So the overall connection is
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