Vol. 21, No. 4
Issue 140 in Aug.
the Temp had a feeling his new job at Widget World was
good to be true - and he was right. For his first day
training, Shemp's supervisor padlocked him to a platform,
a gearwheel to his right and a two-ton weight suspend-
above his head. His assignment: to give the wheel a one-
turn, in either a clockwise or counterclockwise
Based upon his decision, an ominous-looking ax
swing in one of two directions - releasing the key to
freedom, or the weight of Wigit World upon his shoulders.
you solve Shemp's Damoclean dilemma and advise him
way the gearwheel should turn?