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dolfan06
05-14-2008, 11:25 AM
> > Subject: THE BEST 5 RIDDLES
> > Date: Mon, 5 May 2008 18:43:43 -0700
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> > THIS IS ONE OF THE BEST FIVE RIDDLES I HAVE
> SEEN....THE ANSWERS ARE AT THE
> > BOTTOM. RIDDLE #5 IS AMAZING. IT SHARPENS THOSE
> GENES IN YOUR BRAIN AND
> > STALLS ALZHEIMER'S FOR YEARS!!
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> > 1. A murderer is condemned to death. He has to choose
> between three rooms.
> > The first is full of raging fires, the second is full
> of assassins with
> > loaded guns, and the third is full of lions that
> haven't eaten in 3 years.
> > Which room is safest for him?
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> > 2. A woman shoots her husband. Then she holds him
> under water for over 5
> > minutes. Finally, she hangs him. But 5 minutes later
> they both go out
> > together and enjoy a wonderful dinner together. How
> can this be?
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> > 3. What is black when you buy it, red when you use it,
> and gray when you
> > throw it away ?
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> > 4. Can you name three consecutive days without using
> the words Wednesday,
> > Friday, or Sunday?
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> > 5. This is an unusual paragraph. I'm curious as
> to just how quickly you can
> > find out what is so unusual about it. It looks so
> ordinary and plain that
> > you would think nothing was wrong with it. In fact,
> nothing is wrong with
> > it! It is highly unusual though. Study it and think
> about it, but you still
> > may not find anything odd. But if you work at it a
> bit, you might find out.
> > Try to do so without any coaching!
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> > THE ANSWERS TO ALL FIVE THE RIDDLES ARE BELOW:
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> > Answers:
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> > 1 The third room. Lions that haven't eaten in
> three years are dead. That
> > one was easy, right?
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> > 2. The woman was a photographer. She shot a picture of
> her husband,
> > developed it, and hung it up to dry (shot; held under
> water; and hung).
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> > 3. Charcoal, as it is used in barbecuing.
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> > 4. Sure you can name three consecutive days,
> yesterday, today, and tomorrow!
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> > 5. The letter e, which is the most common letter used
> in the English
> > language, does not appear even once in the paragraph.
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> > how did you do?

tylerdolphin
05-14-2008, 01:14 PM
I got question 1 but missed the other 4 lol.

FINSFAN2781
05-14-2008, 01:29 PM
I got #2 right, but missed the other 4.

SpurzN703
05-14-2008, 02:51 PM
I answered number 1 correctly but not the other 3. I didn't give a damn about number 5 :lol:

spydertl79
05-14-2008, 03:09 PM
4/5- missed the charcoal one

For #4 I said May 1st, 2nd, and 3rd

dolfan06
05-14-2008, 06:58 PM
cannot tell a lie, i missed em all. thats why i posted it, i thought it was pretty good.