Can you think of something that's broke and still works?

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  1. TheHoleStory profile image77
    TheHoleStoryposted 3 years ago

    Can you think of something that's broke and still works?

    A broken clock will still work by telling the correct time twice a day.

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  2. FatFreddysCat profile image98
    FatFreddysCatposted 3 years ago

    I'm broke. That's why I'm still working. big_smile

    1. lisavollrath profile image95
      lisavollrathposted 3 years agoin reply to this

      Hah! That's exactly what I came in to post. Great minds, and all that...

    2. TheHoleStory profile image77
      TheHoleStoryposted 3 years agoin reply to this

      Other than a clock this answer looks like it's definitely going to be the biggest possibility.

    3. Randall Guinn profile image75
      Randall Guinnposted 3 years agoin reply to this

      Me too, dang it. I was gonna say the same thing too!

    4. crazymom3 profile image80
      crazymom3posted 3 years agoin reply to this

      Yikes!! That's exactly what I was going to say. Lol, too funny :-)

  3. LAWRTW profile image73
    LAWRTWposted 3 years ago

    We as humans are broken that's why we're always striving to work at something...some work hard, some work poorly.

    1. alancaster149 profile image84
      alancaster149posted 3 years agoin reply to this

      ... Some just go through the motions. I've had too many of them as colleagues in my working life. The only thing I miss being retired is the cash I got with all my overtime and 'perks' (extra pay for working on machines, extra money for shift work).

  4. LoisRyan13903 profile image81
    LoisRyan13903posted 3 years ago

    My heart-still works
    An Egg-still tastes good

    1. alancaster149 profile image84
      alancaster149posted 3 years agoin reply to this

      You can get an egg out of its shell easy enough - but it's not easy to get it back in again if you change your mind.

  5. indianreel profile image75
    indianreelposted 3 years ago

    A broke mirror. A broken screen. A broken scale and of course a broken human being.

    1. alancaster149 profile image84
      alancaster149posted 3 years agoin reply to this

      A broken human being might still work, but not to their best ability. You still need to wind up the mechanism to get her/him going. The offer of a raise might help (even if it's a lie - you can make excuses later, best to keep them hoping).

    2. The Examiner-1 profile image72
      The Examiner-1posted 3 years agoin reply to this

      It depends on how severely the human is broken.

    3. profile image54
      growithmeposted 3 years agoin reply to this

      Just theperfect answer.

    4. TheHoleStory profile image77
      TheHoleStoryposted 3 years agoin reply to this

      A piece from a broken mirror is another great answer, however you need to brace yourself for the 7 years of bad luck that will follow.

  6. The Examiner-1 profile image72
    The Examiner-1posted 3 years ago

    Sharpen the end of it and a pencil which is broken will still write, it may just be harder for you to use. :-)

  7. connorj profile image80
    connorjposted 3 years ago

    https://usercontent2.hubstatic.com/12090733_f260.jpg

    Well, some countries are fundamentally broke and still manage to "work" or survive...

  8. clivewilliams profile image84
    clivewilliamsposted 3 years ago

    my wallet, my wallet has been broke for decades now

    1. fpherj48 profile image78
      fpherj48posted 3 years agoin reply to this

      clive....Don't fret.  I started out with nothing.....and I still have most of it.  smile

  9. profile image54
    growithmeposted 3 years ago

    My sim card slot in mobile is broken and two tiny pins are out but its still working and inserted sim is detected and working

 
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