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Wordie of the Week & A Recent Clipart

For some fun, here is a wordplay challenge.
Try to figure out the common phrase or idiom represented by the image on the left.

weekly wordie recent clipart

Hover for a clue. Click the wordie image for a better shot at an answer.
By following the link you will find a way to reveal the idiom/phrase.

Open Source - Open Education - Open Minds

Learning is fun. Yes, it is. When you can look at the sources and can modify them, then your learning becomes what you want. Add motivation and willingness to challenge yourself, then learning is the stuff of success. Don't let bumps along the way make you quit.

"Failure" is overrated. It isn't a terminal state.

Software Freedom

I am an advocate for F/LOSS. Free/Libre Software (sometimes called 'open source') is the key to personal and organizational success. If you call it FOSS, I won't mind. You enjoy the freedom to use Free Software for any purpose, examine the code, modify the code and redistribute. Get involved, Hey?

What do you think?

The Answer Garden site is only intermittently available as of Dec. 12, 2015. Beyond my control.

Software Freedom is... Make your own at AnswerGarden.ch.

The Massachusetts Computer Using Educators, Inc. (MassCUE has a group of special interest groups (SIGs). Several of them are physically located. Some are virtual gatherings. You are welcome to participate whether or not you are a MassCUE member (which is, of course, encouraged). I'm the organizer of the SIG promoting the use of Free Open Source Software in schools.

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