Comrade Dan is always on the lookout for old office tools. He recently sent these images from Pencil Revolution’s Mayfield Outpost, where he found them in The Garage under some tools and building materials.
He tells us that it worked well without hesitation despite being of unknown age and origin. There’s an old, apocryphal story from the fall of 2000. In this story, your humble editor attempts to shoot someone playfully with a staple gun on the set of a play and, instead, shoots it straight into his (my) left palm (the gun discharged from the opposite end, it turned out). Dan pulled the staple out with a multi-tool, in this story. But I think it inspired his career choice as a fireman and EMT.