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Paperclip Resistance

Paperclip Resistance

Did you know that the humble paperclip, an everyday object we take for granted, had great symbolic significance in World War II? Paperclips were worn by Norwegians as a sign of resistance against Nazism and anti-Semitism, and wearing one could mean arrest – but many people wore them nevertheless. The paperclip was invented in Norway, […]

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Stationery Magic!

By on August 3, 2015 in Fun, Office Supplies, Paperclips with 0 Comments
Stationery Magic!

Did you know it’s good to occasionally stop all the serious stuff in the office, and let your inner child run free? Raid the stationery cupboard and see what you can make just for a bit of fun, or tell us about your ideas, magic tricks and inventions. We had a quick look online to […]

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Keyboard Stationery Set

Keyboard Stationery Set

The Keyboard Keys Stationery Set from Neatoshop is endearingly geeky and functional to boot. The set includes a Paperclip holder, keyboard brush, hole punch and stapler. The set costs $12.95. Neatoshop ship worldwide. * * * Desk tidies Desk accessories

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Mad Dentist Who Used Paperclips

Mad Dentist Who Used Paperclips

Back in January, a mad dentist from Massachusetts called Michael Clair was given a year in jail for using Paperclips in root canal procedures. Recently, 20-year-old Joshua Almeida, a victim of this surreal mouth-bothering, spoke of his pain. “When I chew food it, like, hurts, and like, when something’s cold, it hurts even more,” says […]

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Paperclip Teasing Prompts Office Violence

Having Paperclips lobbed at him by an annoying colleague proves far too much for this would-be postal (metaphorically speaking) drone.

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Paper Mate Pursues Pen Thieves

Paper Mate Pursues Pen Thieves

As part of a campaign to promote their new InkJoy pen, Paper Mate® is encouraging office workers to expose pen thieves through its Facebook page. According to research commissioned by Paper Mate, 70 percent of American office workers report that their pen has gone missing from their office. And almost all of the 1,000 respondents […]

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Night of the Living Desk Tidy

Night of the Living Desk Tidy

Liven (deaden) up you desk with a Zombie Pencil Holder from Neatoshop. These grim pencil holders are hand-painted, making each one of these visions of living death unique. Six holes in the head hold pens and pencils, while the eye sockets are magnetized to keep Paperclips handy. A removable tongue holds small items and business […]

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Office Weaponry

Office Weaponry

If, in your office, it’s got to the stage where the only thing that will put a smile on your face is the sight of a colleague wincing in pain as they pull out a drawing pin from their arm, then look no further than Instructables’ Office Weapons. Here you’ll find a slew of dangerous […]

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