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    Quote Originally Posted by Ian Jeffrey View Post
    Took me a while to figure out how anyone got "40."
    Well you know. What can I say. Some of us are just gifted.
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    Trust PH to go from "fun brain teaser" to "angry wet cats fighting in a sack" in 2 minutes. Lol.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Dr.Knuckles View Post
    Trust PH to go from "fun brain teaser" to "angry wet cats fighting in a sack" in 2 minutes. Lol.
    Clearly, the fascists think that 96 is the outside the box answer while the totalitarians think it's 40.

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    Maybe Ian can give you the first line of the equation if he wants.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Spookycolt View Post
    Maybe Ian can give you the first line of the equation if he wants.
    Not sure he has to. Sounds like everyone sees both answers.

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    Quote Originally Posted by boontito View Post
    Not sure he has to. Sounds like everyone sees both answers.
    I've only seen Ian get it.

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    I think Amelia is right. 40 is a trick. It ignores the missing steps of the sequence. It's not right.

    40 is a red herring. 96 is the proper answer.


    Instead of bickering - someone post another one. They're fun.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Dr.Knuckles View Post
    I think Amelia is right. 40 is a trick. It ignores the missing steps of the sequence. It's not right.

    40 is a red herring. 96 is the proper answer.


    Instead of bickering - someone post another one. They're fun.
    I think which one you see as outside the box depends on how your brain works.

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    @Dr.Knuckles ... why did you delete your riddle?

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    Quote Originally Posted by boontito View Post
    I think which one you see as outside the box depends on how your brain works.
    Oh, in that case, my answer is "lots and lots of penis"
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