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Old Oct 28th 2008, 10:00 PM
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She was walking?
Correct! (I figured that was an easy one)
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What comes next in this sequence:
1, 11, 21, 1211, 111221, 312211, 13112221, ...
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Old Oct 29th 2008, 11:11 AM
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Old Oct 29th 2008, 11:30 AM
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Correct! Each number describes the number before it.
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Old Oct 29th 2008, 11:33 AM
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Oh, d'oh.

*scurries off to think of a brain teaser*
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Old Oct 30th 2008, 07:58 PM
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Oh, d'oh.

*scurries off to think of a brain teaser*
I'll invoke the handy-dandy 24-hour rule here since I happen to have a book of riddles and puzzles sitting on my 'actual' desktop...

* * *

A man stopped his car opposite a hotel and immediately knew that he was bankrupt. How did he know?
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I'll invoke the handy-dandy 24-hour rule here since I happen to have a book of riddles and puzzles sitting on my 'actual' desktop...

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A man stopped his car opposite a hotel and immediately knew that he was bankrupt. How did he know?
It was his hotel and it had burnt down and he didn't have insurance?
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It was his hotel and it had burnt down and he didn't have insurance?
Not a bad guess, but not correct.
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He saw his soon-to-be-ex wife's car parked next to his divorce lawyer's?
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Old Oct 31st 2008, 06:18 PM
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He saw his soon-to-be-ex wife's car parked next to his divorce lawyer's?
As creative as Greendruid's guess... but still not correct.

I love this riddle - it is a good one!
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