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Aug 10 2012

What is a Pickaxe?

“Some people make the distinction that a pickaxe has a head with a pointed end and a flat end, and a pick has both ends pointed, or only one end; but most people use the words to mean the same thing.” from Wikipedia article “pickaxe.”

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  1. 1
    Comradde PhysioProffe

    Dude, I love your style!

  2. 2
    Trebuchet

    It’s a city “400 miles north of everywhere” of you read Lilian Jackson Braun’s “Cat Who” books!

  3. 3
    Trebuchet

    Oh, for an edit function. That’s “if you read”, of course.

  4. 4
    Achrachno

    Yes, but is it a godly tool?

  5. 5
    F [i'm not here, i'm gone]

    I would go with the definition which actually describes the tool. Call me nuts.

    Whatever happened to the mattock? Outlive its fifteen minutes of fame? We media consumers have such short attention spans.

  6. 6
    Charles Sullivan

    And don’t forget the mattock, as F says:

    http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mattock

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