in reply to Eureka!

For myself, I find that stepping away from the problem helps, or I will actually talk myself through the problem out loud, while driving home.

I would strongly advise against the second option, unless you're really good at multi-tasking :-)

It is God's job to forgive Osama Bin Laden. It is our job to arrange the meeting -- General Norman Schwartzkopf

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Re: Re: Eureka!
by neilwatson (Priest) on Apr 29, 2003 at 19:14 UTC
    I like to talk it out loud in the shower the next morning. Having already had dreams about the damn thing all night.

    Neil Watson