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in reply to What would be the most significant thing to happen if a rope (or wire) tied the Earth and the Moon together?

This is ridiculous - how are you going to properly secure a rope to a lump of cheese ??

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Rob
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Re^2: What would be the most significant thing to happen if a rope (or wire) tied the Earth and the Moon together?
by BrowserUk (Pope) on Nov 02, 2015 at 04:10 UTC

    S'easy. Cheese string and a hot knife!


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Re^2: What would be the most significant thing to happen if a rope (or wire) tied the Earth and the Moon together?
by Pope-O-Matik (Pilgrim) on Nov 02, 2015 at 05:49 UTC

    how are you going to properly secure a rope to a lump of cheese

    You'll make a quantum leap in understanding the whole idea if you picture the moon in your mind as Swiss cheese.

    Through the moon Alice, through the moon!

Re^2: What would be the most significant thing to happen if a rope (or wire) tied the Earth and the Moon together?
by Anonymous Monk on Nov 02, 2015 at 03:04 UTC
    Lump? Its a ball!