Riddle: Pet Peeve
Submitted by: Sally T.
A pet shop owner had a parrot with a sign on its cage that said, “Parrot repeats everything it hears.” Davey bought the parrot and for two weeks he spoke to it and it didn’t say a word. He returned the parrot but the shopkeeper said he never lied about the parrot. How can this be?
Previous Month’s Riddle: What Am I?
Turn me on my side and I am everything. Cut me in half and I am nothing. What am I?
Solution: The number 8. On its side, it looks like an infinity sign. Cut in half, it looks like two zeros.
Solved By: Daniel Ovadia, Big Mike, Madeline Gabbai, Basya Zee, Ronnie Betesh, The Blum Family, The Swed Family, Morris Kabani, and Eli Nuseiri.
Junior Riddle: Strange Subtraction
Submitted by: Irwin F.
How can you take 2 from 5 and be left with 4?
Previous Month’s Junior Riddle: Word Trivia
What is unusual about the following words: revive, banana, grammar, voodoo, assess, potato, dresser, uneven?
Solution: If you take the first letter of each word and place it at the end, it’ll spell the same word backwards.
Solved By: Big Mike, Madeline Gabbai, Raymond Dabbah, The Blum Family, Mayer Chemtob, Barbara Chehebar, The Big Cheese, and The Shmulster.