Twelve pears hanging high, twelve men passing by. Each took a pear and left eleven hanging there. How can this be?
Trivia question — The band Kansas had a big 1976 hit “Carry On Wayward Son”, but they didn’t carry on past 1983 (at least without reformulating the team). Do you know why Kansas hit the wall, couldn’t hold on, and at the point of know return broke up the band in 1983 to become dust in the wind?
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What holds water yet is full of holes?
If one child has 5 2/3 sand piles and another has 2 1/3, and you combine them, how many sand piles do you have?
A clever thief was charged with treason against the king and sentenced to death. But the king decided to be lenient and let the thief choose his own way to die. What way should the thief choose?
A highlight of the annual Earth Day ceremony at the United Nations is the ringing of the Peace Bell. The Peace Bell was a gift from what country?
- United States
When I am filled I can point the way. When I am empty, nothing moves me. I have two skins, one without and one within. What am I?
Okay, this is an easy one — especially since so many of you who read this blog are Okies. Can you identify the person described below?
He was born in Indian Territory, later known as Oklahoma, in 1879. Like most entertainers at the turn-of-the-century, he got his start in vaudeville telling jokes and doing rope tricks. He made fun of the rich in a newspaper column and starred in early movies. He died with famous aviator Wiley Post when their plane crashed in Alaska in 1935.
There is no prize for getting the answer right, other than the satisfaction of knowing that you are “Soooooo” smart.
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Can you answer the following question? What was the name of the first manned Apollo mission?
Can you solve the following riddle?
Though in theory I am always behind you, I am also around to remind you. But in case it’s your way to give me too much say, I can hamper or, even worse, blind you. What am I?