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2:06 AM
Hurray, North, it wasn't just a dream!
What is was, though. was a double-barrelled ping test. (chat-reply & @)
Scientists will never tell which barrel bore results.
. . .
Unintentional (USA style) crossword clue'n'answer of the day:
        56 Down. Material for a bed. ☐☐☐☐S
The intended answer was BRASS but NAILS worked just as well for a long time with a few other unintended answers.
So . . . a spread of nails:
 
2:48 AM
Pinscreen animation makes use of a screen filled with movable pins, which can be moved in or out by pressing an object onto the screen. The screen is lit from the side so that the pins cast shadows. The technique has been used to create animated films with a range of textural effects difficult to achieve with any other animation technique, including traditional cel animation. == Origin == The technique was invented and developed by Alexandre Alexeïeff and his wife Claire Parker in their own studio in Paris, between 1932 (first tests) and 1935, when Claire Parker registered in her own name the...
 

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