Posts from August 2012
Friday 31st Brain Strain
Almost 10 million of THESE are removed in America every year.
Incorrect Guesses: old computers, warts, facebook pages, shoes
Correct Answer: wisdom teeth
Thursday 30th Brain Strain
A recent survey show that 15% of us do not use THESE after we get them.
Incorrect Guesses: matches, glasses, crutches, fondue set, hearing aids, gift cards, exercise videos, candles, exercise equipment, boots
Correct Answer: prescriptions
Wednesday 29th Brain Strain
20% of men admit they've done THIS 'girly' thing.
Incorrect Guesses: cry at movies, shave legs, wear finger nail polish, pierce their ears, wax, squat down in the bathroom, pluck their eyebrows, file their fingernails, ask a buddy to the bathroom with them
Correct Answer: read a romance novel
Tuesday 28th Brain Strain
Doctors say crayons are the most likely thing kids will stick up their nose. What's #2 on the list?
Incorrect Guesses: vegetable, peas, carrott, lego, coin, pea, pencil, popcorn, untensil, finger, green beans, lite bright, corn, brocolli, potato, cereal
Correct Answer: french fries
Monday 27th Brain Strain
More than a third of people admit they have actually spoken to THIS inanimate object.
Incorrect Guesses: your car, ouija board, television, telephone, traffic light, toilet, mother in law, shoes, mirror, radio
Correct Answer: ATM machine
Friday 24th Brain Strain
4 out of 10 married men claim they have no say when it comes to THIS.
Incorrect Guesses: haircut or style, decorating the house, re-arranging the furniture, kid's names, money, what they wear, glasses or contacts, where they go on vacation, picking out a house, having sex
Correct Answer: weekend plans
Thursday 23rd Brain Strain
What food causes people to choke more than any other?
Incorrect Guesses: steak, hot dog, brats, fish, cereal, grapes
Correct Answer: peanut butter
Wednesday 22nd Brain Strain
Although it's commonly expected in the workplace, 6 out of 10 employees won't do THIS at work today.
Incorrect Guesses: wash their hands, take a 10 - 15 minute break
Correct Answer: take a lunch break
Tuesday 21st Brain Strain
THIS is the #1 cause, when men and women argue on vacation.
Incorrect Guesses: directions, money, children, too much stuff scheduled, where to eat
Correct Answer: men checking out other women
Monday 20th Brain Strain
When a woman does THIS, she normally spends $23. When a man does THIS, he usually spends $37.
Incorrect Guesses: Valentine's Day gift, drinking, movies, take out pizza, getting waxed, dinner, exotic dance, shopping, haircut, tanning bed, dance lessons.
Correct Answer: manicure
Friday 17 Brain Strain
If you're an average American, you will spend over 3 and a half hours over the weekend doing THIS.
Incorrect Guesses: yard work, laundry, eating, cooking
Correct Answer: driving/riding in a car.
Thursday 16th Brain Strain
This will usually lie around the house for more than half a year before it is thrown out.
Correct Answer: (first caller gets it) magazine.
Wednesday 15th Brain Strain
Almost 20% of Americans throw THIS out...10% give it to their dog.
Incorrect Guesses: steak bone, popcorn, bread, table scraps, old socks, leftovers, hamburger grease, tennis shoe, blanket/pillow, ham bone, restaurant take out doggiebag, scrambled eggs
Correct Answer: leftover cereal milk
Brain Strain 8/14
One third of American adults admit that they haven't done *this* since high school...
Incorrect guesses: dance, go to a drive-in movie
Correct answer: read a book!
Brain Strain 8/13
Experts claim that your first one of the week comes between 11-11:30 Monday morning...what?
Incorrect guesses: headache, potty break, think about going home, have a brilliant idea, get a bank statement, get a telemarketer call
Correct answer: smile!
Brain Strain 8/10
*This* game was invented by a couple who were just looking for something to do on their boat.
Incorrect guesses: checkers, fishing, cribbage, kings corners, marco polo, pick-a-duck, tic tac toe, twister, trouble, go fish and tiddliwinks
Correct answer: yahtzee!
Thursday 9th Brain Strain
8 out of 10 men prefer to leave THESE as is, while 4 out of 10 women prefer to take THEM apart.
Incorrect Guesses: tv remote, peanuts
Correct Answer: Oreos
Wednesday 8th Brain Strain
According to statistics from Tech World Today, THIS item is outselling the iPod
Incorrect Guesses: note pad, Kindle, Android phone
Correct Answer: hearing aids
Tuesday 7th Brain Strain
According to Good Housekeeping, on average you will buy 13 of THESE over the course of a year.
Incorrect Guesses: household cleaning supplies, farmer's market items, bottles of laundry detergent, cases of paper towels, books, sponges, cases of toilet paper, light bulbs, new outfits, stamps
Correct Answer: bottles of wine.
Monday 6th Brain Strain
25% of pet owners have done THIS
Incorrect Guesses: sleep with their pets, brush their teeth, dress them up, eat their food, put the pet in their will, clip toe nails too short, microchip them, celebrate their Birthday, take them on an airplane,have them surf or skateboard, take them swimming, have them stuffed when they pass away, take them on vacation, use a pet sitter, take them fishing, put them to sleep, take them hiking, to a spa, blow dry their hair after a bath, pick up after them
Correct Answer: smuggled them into a hotel that doesn't allow pets.
Thursday 2nd Brain Strain
According to a recent survey, 76% of school aged boys said the would rather be THIS when they grow up than be President.
Correct Answer: a Bartender
Friday 3rd Brain Strain
For the first time in history, there are more American women than men doing THIS.
Correct Answer: competing on the U.S. Olympic team.
Wednesday 1st Brain Strain
Survey says women do THIS 4 times more than men do.
Incorrect Guesses: cut their toe nails, floss or brush their teeth, clean, wash their hair, wash hands, talk on the phone, look in the mirror, blink, shoplift, call in sick to work when they're not
Correct Answer: complain