An old man wanted to leave all of his money to one of his three sons, but he didn't know which one he should give it to. He gave each of them a few coins and told them to buy something that would be able to fill their living room. The first man bought straw, but there was not enough to fill the room. The second bought some sticks, but they still did not fill the room. The third man bought two things that filled the room, so he obtained his father's fortune. What were the two things that the man bought?
The wise son bought a candle and a box of matches. After lighting the candle, the light filled the entire room.
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Four men were fishing in a boat on the lake. The boat turned over and all four men sank to the bottom of the lake. And yet, not one single man got wet. How is this possible?
All of the men were married. cleanlogic
Three people check into a hotel. They pay $30 to the manager and go to their room. The manager finds out that the room rate is $25 and gives $5 to the bellboy to return. On the way to the room, the bellboy reasons that $5 would be difficult to share among three people, so he pockets $2 and gives $1 to each person. Now, each person paid $10 and got back $1. So they paid $9 each, totalling $27. The bellboy has $2, totalling $29. )
Where is the remaining dollar?
Each person paid $9, totalling $27. The manager has $25 and the bellboy has $2. The bellboy's $2 should be added to the manager's $25 or substracted from the tenant's $27, not added to the tenants' $27.cleanfunnyloveshort
What did the paper clip say to the magnet?
I find you very attractive.cleanshortwhat am I
I go in hard. I come out soft. You blow me hard. What am I?
Mary’s father has 5 daughters – Nana, Nene, Nini, Nono. What is the fifth daughters name?
If you answered Nunu, you are wrong. It’s Mary!cleanshortwhat am I
I look taller when I am young. But as I get old, I become shorter and shorter. What Am I?
The red house is on the white street, and the blue house is on the red street. Where is the white house?
Washington, DC.cleanshortwhat am I
I am pronounced as a one letter alphabet
I am written with three letters
I am complete with just two letters
I am double
I am blue I am black I am brown I am gray I am yellow and I am green
I can read from both ends
I appear the same every way!
What am I?
It makes more noise than a dog in your house. What is that?
What can you hold in your left hand, but not in your right hand?
Your right hand.