Posts from March 2014
Monday 31 Brain Strain
20 years ago, 90% of people did THIS on a regular basis. Today, it's about half that many.
Incorrect Guesses: use a phone book, eat breakfast, go on vacation, buy music, send a Birthday card through the mail, rent movies
Correct Answer: write checks
Friday 28 Brain Strain
If you're the parent of a child between the ages of 6 and 12, you'll spend an average of $245 this year on THIS.
Incorrect Guesses: shoes, glasses, clothes, medicine, school supplies, doctor office visits
Correct Answer: birthday party gifts
Thursday 27 Brain Strain
3% of men have a crush on
Incorrect Guesses: mother in law, professor or teacher, beer, sports, themselves, pineapples, sibling, wives friend, sister in law, neighbor, priest or minister, weather person
Correct Answer: dental hygienist
Wednesday 26 Brain Strain
According to a new Health dot com survey, 70% of people who say they have self esteem issues also admit to doing THIS a lot.
Incorrect Guesses: over eating, stay at home, bite their nails
Correct Answer: honk their horn
Tuesday 25 Brain Strain
5% of Americans are very unhappy with THIS about themselves.
Incorrect Guesses: their weight, their hair, shoe size, name, smile or teeth, looks in general, the money that they make, taste buds, drivers license picture, nose
Correct Answer: the sound of their own voice
Monday 24 Brain Strain
Experts found that it takes 3 minutes, 36 seconds to do THIS, perfectly.
Incorrect Guesses: boil an egg, shave, brush your teeth, make a steak, make a pot of coffee
Correct Answer: make toast
Friday 21 Brain Strain
If you misplace your cell phone, one in five times you'll find it HERE.
Incorrect Guesses: in bed, in the bathroom, in the couch, pocket, car, in a book or magazine
Correct Answer: laundry basket
Thursday 20 Brain Strain
40% of us have worn THIS to work.
Incorrect Guesses: pajamas, slippers, yesterday's clothes, a baseball cap, unmatched shoes or socks, swimming suit as underwear, shorts, a costume, bowtie, football jersey, cowboy boots, a uniform, flip flops, someone else's clothing (wife's underwear), suit, smile, bar bracelet, curlers, make up, a raincoat, a fabric sheet
Correct Answer: a price tag
Wednesday 19 Brain Strain
A new survey from Yahoo dot com shows that 35% of women have done THIS when no one was looking.
Incorrect Guesses: pick their nose, spit, pick their teeth, text to their friend 'I don't like my husband', adjust their bra,put on make up while driving, adjust their underwear, dance, flattulence, adjust dentures, adjust pictures on the wall, adjust mirrors in the car
Correct Answer: adjust the thermostat....turn up the heat.
Tuesday 18th Brain Strain
In a recent survey, where did one quarter of North American high school students say the Great Lakes were located?
Incorrect Guesses: Great Britain, China, Canada, South America, Australia, North America, Africa, the southwest, Wisconsin, Minnesota, in their regular place,
Correct Answer: the moon
Monday 17th Brain Strain
2% of people claim to do this household chore everyday.
Incorrect Guesses: vacuum, clean the toilets, wash the dishes, take the garbage out, make the bed, iron, sweep, straighten up
Correct Answer: change the bedsheets
Friday 14 Brain Strain
Over half of people in the world have never used THIS
Correct Answer: a telephone
Thursday 13 Brain Strain
ONe of every 16 men said that the worst thing about moving in with her was that she got rid of his BLANK.
Incorrect Guesses: fave old t shirt, little black book, alcohol, tv in the bedroom
Correct Answer: couch or chair
Wednesday 12 Brain Strain
The average American spends over an hour every week doing THIS, almost always before noon.
Incorrect Guess: waiting in line for coffee
Correct Answer: hitting the snooze button on the alarm clock
Tuesday 11 Brain Strain
In 2003 adults bought about 15 of THESE a year, now they ony buy 4 a year.
Incorrect Guesses: toothbrushes,
Correct Answer: dvd's
Monday 10 Brain Strain
According to a new survey, 3 out of 5 newlyweds say they've done THIS with at least 2 of their wedding guests.
Incorrect Guesses: go on a cruise, go on vacation, kick them out of the reception, set them up with friends for dates
Correct Answer: slept with them
Friday 7th Brain Strain
According to a recent survey from MSNBC, only 15% of us are able to do THIS on a daily basis.
Incorrect Guesses: floss, multi task, exercise
Correct Answer: wake up on time without an alarm.