Riddles

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  1. Crusader

    Crusader Disturber of the Peace

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    Do you want to say one now
     
  2. Cheesy Goodness

    Cheesy Goodness The Fighters Guide House Member

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    ...its been 2 days and i want a riddle!!

    ok heres one...its not mine tho

    This is a most unusual paragraph. How quickly can you find out what is so unusual about it? It looks so ordinary you'd think nothing was wrong with it - and in fact, nothing is wrong with it. It is unusual though. Why? Study it, think about it, and you may find out. Try to do it without coaching. If you work at it for a bit it will dawn on you. So jump to it and try your skill at figuring it out. Good luck - don't blow your cool!

    EBM can ignore it if he sees fit
     
  3. Cheesy Goodness

    Cheesy Goodness The Fighters Guide House Member

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    ok a little hint...it has to do with a cErtain lEttEr in the alphabEt
     
  4. curunir's bane

    curunir's bane Kwisatch Haderach

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    There is no letter "E"
     
  5. curunir's bane

    curunir's bane Kwisatch Haderach

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    ok now I have one:

    Three police men walk into room. In the room they find a rope tied to the ceiling, and on the floor is a dead man with a gunshot wound in his head and a pistol in his hand. The three police men label it a suicide, they said he was too tall to hang himself so he shot himself in the head. Then one of the police men finds a tape recorder on the ground. He picks it up and presses play and heres "I hate my life, there's no reason to live anymore, I am going to kill myself" - gunshot. Then the police officer says this was not a suicide, it was a homicide. How did he know this?
     
  6. Cheesy Goodness

    Cheesy Goodness The Fighters Guide House Member

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    someone would have had to press stop

    whats so special about the number 8,549,176,320?
     
  7. curunir's bane

    curunir's bane Kwisatch Haderach

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    what do you mean someone would have had to press stop, i think ur in the right direction, just not exactly what i was looking for. So please clarify.
     
  8. Wisconsin

    Wisconsin Art House Member

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    i think he means someone would of had to press stop on the tape recorder
     
  9. curunir's bane

    curunir's bane Kwisatch Haderach

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    well thats close enough i was looking for the answer that someone would have had to press rewind, but close enough
     
  10. Cheesy Goodness

    Cheesy Goodness The Fighters Guide House Member

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    ya...that pretty much what i meant...

    so, whats so special about the number 8,549,176,320?
    its the only one of its kind
     
  11. Elvenblademaster

    Elvenblademaster New Member

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    Actually, no one would have to press stop, the tape would just keep going until it got to the end, and depending on which brand it is, some of them have will aomaticlly rewind.

    But I don't know about the number....
     
  12. Cheesy Goodness

    Cheesy Goodness The Fighters Guide House Member

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    if no one gets it by tom, ill give the answer

    EDIT: alright its been long enough...this is the only number to be in alphabeticial order

    someone else can go
     
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  13. Crusader

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    really easy one:

    A truck driver goes down a narrow street, he turns here and there rapidly, he goes up onto the sidewalk and right into the front of a shop.

    A policeman sees the whole thing yet does nothing, why?
     
  14. Cheesy Goodness

    Cheesy Goodness The Fighters Guide House Member

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    could this "shop" be a hospital perhaps?
     
  15. Crusader

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    no, but why would that matter?
     
  16. Cheesy Goodness

    Cheesy Goodness The Fighters Guide House Member

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    thought mebbe he was rushing to the emergency room...but apparently it was wrong anyway
     
  17. Turambar

    Turambar Harebrained Staff Member

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    Maybe... the trucker is supplier of the store?
     
  18. Crusader

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    OH forget it, its a crap riddle, The trucker isnt driving his truck, he's just walking, so he causes no damage.
     
  19. Jessehk

    Jessehk The introverted

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    I have a riddle.

    A man eats dinner, goes upstairs to close the light, comes back downstairs, and goes to sleep.

    In the morning, while eating breakfast and reading the newspaper, a look of horror comes to his face and he jumps out his window in to the water and dies.

    Where does the man live, and why did he jump?
     
  20. Arwen

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    he works in a lighthouse and caused some kid of boating accident...