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What should I do with a stuck food processor?

Sooo... has anyone's food processor blade gotten stuck IN the bowl and refused to budge either up or down to get the bowl out from on top of the motor/base thingie? I mean, this is an everyday occurrence, right?

I think something got stuck (i.e. the "surprise chocolate truffle recipe that didn't work and turned first into a gooey mess and then hardened like a brick while it was IN the processor" mixture) between where the blade slides onto it's stick thing.(Wait, does everyone understand that?) Anyways, anyone have suggestions for how to get it out?

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