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Re "thinking outside the box"

Posted by R. Berg on January 10, 2001

In Reply to: Help!!! posted by k.Kaffen on January 10, 2001

: Does anyone know the origin of thinking out of the box???
: thanks!

This phrase was discussed here in December. Go down the page to a query titled "Out of the Box," posted on 12/26/00. By the way, the solution to the nine-dot puzzle promised in one of the responses hasn't yet been provided, as far as I know.