Creative Thinking in Action: I. The Raven
To tackle this problem, imagine yourself a raven. You can still reason as well (or as badly?J ) as you always do, but you have the body of a raven. You are starving, and ravens do love meat. There is a fine chunk of salami about 3 feet below you, tied to a string. The other side of the string is securely tied to your perch. By now, you have unsuccessfully tried the following:
And yet, that salami down there smells so very good! What are you going to do???
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