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    Is that a subtle hint in the text?

    Are they all left handed, by any chance?

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    Quote Originally Posted by Misrule View Post
    Is that a subtle hint in the text?
    nope, nothing subtle about the left-handed clue



    they are all pictured playing in a right-handed styley - a throwback to the age when left-handedness was discouraged by making kids use their right hand

    next time someone asks you to name the left-handed beatle, you now have a choice ......



    i could have included paul simon or mark knopfler in the list, although they're both so indoctrinated that they also write with their right hands
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    "i know enough to know what's instantly forgettable"

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    seeing as we're all going to be stuck inside for months and months and months, try this one on for size .....

    1*2 = A
    2*3 = B
    3*4 = C
    4*5 = ?

    the answer is not D (there's no trick there - that just means the answer is not D )
    "i know enough to know what's instantly forgettable"

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    Quote Originally Posted by sp88 View Post
    seeing as we're all going to be stuck inside for months and months and months, try this one on for size .....

    1*2 = a
    2*3 = b
    3*4 = c
    4*5 = ?

    The answer is not d (there's no trick there - that just means the answer is not d :d)
    a+b+c?

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    Quote Originally Posted by Misrule View Post
    a+b+c?
    nothing so complicated
    "i know enough to know what's instantly forgettable"

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    is the answer






    20?

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    is it
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    How about these.
    All you have to do is replace the Captial letters with the correct word (for example 6 S on a D = 6 Sides on a Dice)

    1 12 M in a Y
    2 22 P on the P (or F) in a G of F (or S)
    3 12 I in a F
    4 40 D and N of the G F
    5 57 H V
    6 13 S on the F of A
    7 8 or 9 (if you include P) P in the S S
    8 54 C in a D of C including J
    9 7 W of the A W
    10 12 L of H
    11 4 Q in a G
    12 64 S on a C B
    13 5 R on the O F
    14 50 W to L Y L
    15 1 E on a C
    16 1440 M in a D
    17 6 P for a T in A F
    18 16 O in a P
    19 9 R including R pull S S
    20 1001 A N

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    Quote Originally Posted by Arbiec View Post
    9 7 W of the A W
    7 wonders of the ancient world.

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    1 12 months in a year
    5 57 Heinz varieties
    12 64 squares on a chess board
    18 16 ounces in a pound

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