A Riddle

Discussion in 'Free Thoughts' started by esp, Jan 12, 2002.

  1. MyLeftTeste Registered Member

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    SO YOU DONT KNOW THE ANSWER?
     
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  3. Thus Spoke Registered Member

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    The correct answer was already provided.

    It's a splinter.
     
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  5. RainbowSingularity Valued Senior Member

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    do i get half a point since the splinter is unlikely to be discovered without pain
    thus pain is the 1st occurrence of the answer formula
     
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  7. Thus Spoke Registered Member

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    If you can solve this one.

    I sat down at a table of five to play. I played all night, but when I was seated, no one played with me. There was no gambling involved but each player received money.

    What was I playing?
     
  8. Michael 345 New year. PRESENT is 70 years old Valued Senior Member

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    With yourself???

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  9. Thus Spoke Registered Member

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    No. With the others.
     
  10. Michael 345 New year. PRESENT is 70 years old Valued Senior Member

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    Gave a thought to to Monopoly but money not involve in that game

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  11. DaveC426913 Valued Senior Member

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    I know it's not right, but I keep thinking: a drum set.
     
  12. DaveC426913 Valued Senior Member

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    Wait what? You think Monopoly doesn't use money??

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  13. Michael 345 New year. PRESENT is 70 years old Valued Senior Member

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    Hate to be bearer of bad news but that is not money

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  14. Thus Spoke Registered Member

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    Very close. Nice job.

    The answer is music. I’m a soloist.
     
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  15. DaveC426913 Valued Senior Member

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    Ah. Good. I was pretty sure the solo angle was right.
     
  16. DaveC426913 Valued Senior Member

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    It is.

    "Money is any good that is widely used and accepted in transactions involving the transfer of goods and services from one person to another."

    It's not the official tender of any government, no - but it is still money. It just has a niche distribution - the game players.
     
  17. RainbowSingularity Valued Senior Member

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    (i told you this wasn't going to be just a Solo effort)

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