Weekend Open Thread Celebrates October, Which Is Hexaflexagon Month

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This will boggle your brain:

Part 2 apparently is due to arrive next week.  Meanwhile, this here is your Weekend Open Thread.  Talk about whatever you’d like, within reason and bounds of taste!

Illustration from Wikipedia page on construction one of these confounded contraptions:


UPDATE: A notable death this weekend, though he sure seemed to have had a good life.  There’ll be no more candles on his birthday cake.

About Greg Diamond

Worker's rights attorney now moving into "good governance" litigation. North Vice Chair of Democratic Party of Orange County and occasional candidate. Proud to be prolix. Unless otherwise specifically stated, his writings never speak for the Democratic Party at the local, county, state, national, or galactic level. He tries to either suppress or openly acknowledge his partisan, issue, ideological, and "good government" biases in most of his writing here. If you have a question about any particular writing, just ask him about it and (unless you are an pseudonymous troll) he will probably answer you at painful length. He lives in Brea but generally doesn't blog about it. A family member works as a campaign treasurer for Wendy Gabriella in AD-73; he doesn't directly profit from that relatively small compensation and it doesn't affect his coverage. He does advise some campaigns informally and without compensation, although in 2014 he may receive some compensation for campaign consulting and fundraising for the campaign of Jorge Lopez for Orange County Assessor.