Best short riddles

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I’m teary-eyed but never cry, silver-tongued, but never lie. double-winged, but never fly, air-cooled, but never dry. What am I?
Mercury. The element looks shiny, silver, and is wet. The god Mercury has two wings but only uses them to run.
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75 votes

By what process could you make a 'Tea-Table' into food?
If you take away the T, it would be eatable.
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59 votes

If it takes one man three days to dig a hole, how long does it take two men to dig half a hole?
You can't dig half a hole.
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42 votes