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Comments on Puzzle #33614: Strange hobby
By Brian Bellis (mootpoint)

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Puzzle Description:

grounds keeper

#1: Aurelian Ginkgo (AurelianGinkgo) on Feb 13, 2020 [SPOILER]

So... I see a pot of coffee on the right, but the left is not so clear. Could someone clarify what that is? I guess it's indicating someone keeping the (coffee) grounds?
#2: Brian Bellis (mootpoint) on Feb 13, 2020 [SPOILER]
Emptying them out into a big pile of grounds.
#3: marjorie rex (Mamo) on Feb 14, 2020
composting?
#4: Kristen Coolman (kristen) on Feb 14, 2020 [SPOILER]
Just keeping his (or her) coffee grounds. :) A strange hobby, indeed.
#5: Aurelian Ginkgo (AurelianGinkgo) on Feb 14, 2020
Ugh, it must stink.
#6: Ga Hendrick (GaHendrick) on Feb 14, 2020 [SPOILER]
And perhaps a pun as well ... a grounds keeper in this image versus a groundskeeper in a parkland??
#7: Kristen Coolman (kristen) on Feb 15, 2020 [SPOILER]
Yep, it's a literal mis-definition of groundskeeper :)
#8: Kurt Kowalczyk (bahabro) on Feb 22, 2020
man, Brian...this coffee tastes like dirt!

"well, yeah...it was just 'ground' this morning" ;)


nice, sayeth the person who actually is a groundskeeper
#9: Teresa K (fasstar) on Feb 22, 2020
Hahaha. Clever puzzle, Brian.
#10: Aurelian Ginkgo (AurelianGinkgo) on Feb 25, 2020
I love comment #8. Too funny, Kurt.
#11: BRASH ATAOM (BRASHatAOM) on May 12, 2022 [SPOILER]
I do like it, but think it would convey its meaning better if the coffee pot were on the left...
#12: BRASH ATAOM (BRASHatAOM) on May 12, 2022
And for some reason, the hand and dropping grounds strongly suggest a partial map/sculpture of Mexico and Southern CA, which would not be as strong. (or is it just me?) if it were flipped so the hand is coming from the right ..

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