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What's wrong with this picture?
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I think the problem is In reailty So it should look like this (courtesy of @Chuck):

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This is it. This is the one. Save your wife
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This is a comprehensive and complete roundup of the answers submitted by various users and brought together by the OP. A lot of this was solved in chat, mainly by Deusovi, Rubio, Techidiot and ...

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REJBÄS - an unfinished flat-pack puzzle
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Side note: I have made a cube of the first net in a 3D viewer. I advise clicking on 'view in 3D'. This may be helpful in Step 1... To start with, the top tells us we need to use a thin pen and not a ...

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Guide to Codes and Ciphers
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This guide aims to explain various ciphers, help you understand how they work, and how to decode them with or without a key. This answer is currently being split into multiple posts to improve ...

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Dot message on a Star Wars frisbee team
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The dots and dashes are Morse Code as noticed by @Randal'thor When it is translated to text it reads as follows: These are As a bonus 'Fall MMXVI' is Roman numerals for which was the season and ...

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This is not an IQ test question
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The answer is Because

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Sudoku like you've never seen it before
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I have been asked by a couple of people to show the creation process for this puzzle, so here we go: Also if people want to see more of these strange, Sudoku mash ups then I'll be more than happy to ...

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An old postal rebus
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I think it should be delivered to Who lives As the rebus says

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Who Stole My Friends' Car?? Help!
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The gang who stole your friends' car are called Thanks to @n_palum for helping in chat If you Text: Using Base64 decoder (thanks @n_palum) you get the following website: (The console output is ...

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How many silver marbles does Paul have?
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Paul has The exact numbers are This is the only solution. (See bottom for why) Note/warning: no spoiler tags from here on in So how did you work that out? Well to start, there are three people, ...

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Matchstick rearrangement: Zero to Hero
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Moving the left, middle and right matchstick you can make $49$...

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My prefix is a human being, My infix is an insect being
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I believe this is My prefix is a human being. My suffix tells you it is what. My infix is an insect being. I have features that can cut.

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Didn't you ask me for a crossword?
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This puzzle is certainly not Solving the crossword: The clues: Then solving as a 'Wordoku': (Not posted logical path as it is quite straightforward, but can if needed)

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Now You're Packing with Portals #1
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This works! (I think) (Hopefully that’s clear enough how the shapes go) I got this mostly by thinking about how the blue and red can be placed such that the top and bottom of the green can be ...

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What am I with zero?
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You are And the gimmick is With zero I am falling. With two I am smart. With four I am wet. With seven I am food. With twenty I am fast. So with zero (a.k.a with nothing added) you are

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And the rest is hstr!
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The quotes are: 1. 2. 3. 4. 5. They are all quotes from: Which is why it is part of the Fortnightly Topic Challenge

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Lifting is my best known work
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It's Virtuous, but I'm of no form My seat's right at the very top Where gangs of many is the norm My one peer is one that goes 'pop' Though my uses are many Lifting is my best known work At ...

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I found a puzzle that no-one can solve
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You are: I found a puzzle that no-one can solve. I created a law but I was not a lawyer. I lived in a hostile world but found refuge in a hut.

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How does 100 1000 become 200?
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21 votes

Using only one bit

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Complaint at the PSE lounge
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The Needs to be upgraded! Quick explanation of how to solve (lots of pictures for step by step solutions): Solution to the nonogram: Steps: 1: 2: 3: The riddle: Now Solving the new sudoku: ...

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My suffix is an insect being, My whole is a human being
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I think the word is My prefix does not have an end My suffix is an insect being. My infix wants to be your friend. My whole is a human being.

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After here should I guess or is there a logic solution on Sudoku?
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The short answer is However, it is a very complicated one Please note: To solve: So: And from there, there is a nice logical solution to the final answer, starting with removing 5 from the ...

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Who is this man?
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This is similar to a famous riddle (that was just a site that displayed it simply): A man eats what he does not have If he had what he doesn't, he wouldn't be what he is

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PSE Advent Calendar 2021 (Day 20): Candy Cane Sudoku
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Before we start solving, there's a few logical deductions we can make at the very start: So with this basic information, we can start trying to narrow down the candidates, and hopefully placing some ...

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How to see why single candidates are obviously correct?
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A naked single occurs when Basically, there will be numbers that rule out 8 of 9 possibilities. So for the 7 bottom right: As all the others are ruled out in various ways, it must be a 7. The ...

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Five minutes puzzle: Multiway switches
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This is However

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Cut this shape into 3 pieces and fit them together to form a square
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A slightly different graphic:

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A computer, Cya!
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The word is The title is supposed to reference As I am, a state of being. Drop the first, a verb of similar meaning. Exchange the first, a debatable fruit. Drop one and two, friend of a root. ...

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My friend sent me a strange text
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The message is How the cipher works So:

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A borrower but not a lender be, I'm not a bank or university
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You are... From me you can borrow, but only for a while. You've got to give it back or you'll pay a debt. I won't borrow from you, that's not my style. But you can give to me and some money you'll ...

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