Posts from May 2014
Brain Strain Friday 30
17 per cent of cab drivers in America have THIS in common.
Incorrect Answer: they're in New York City, unmarried, speak Farsi
Correct Answer: college degree
Brain Strain Thursday 29
Research says if we're going to do THIS, we're least likely to do it between 8 and 11 am.
Incorrect Guesses: go to a bar, shower, work out, do laundry, write a letter, go on a date
Correct Answer: lie
Brain Strain Wednesday 28
In the average woman's lifetime, she'll buy 360 of THESE.
Incorrect Guesses: shoes/pairs of shoes, compacts, bras, swim suits, purses, blouses or shirts, eye brow pencils,
Correct Answer: bottles of nail polish
Brain Strain Tuesday 27
The average American family has a lot of THESE, but only uses 9% of them.
Incorrect Guesses: books, dishes, shoes, pens or writing utensils, dvd's, cd's, games, towels, storage units, jeans, dvd players, photos, VHS movies, audio cords and wires, tvs
Correct Answer: tv channels
Brain Strain Friday 23
A study found that 1% of all lost productivity in the office can be blamed on THIS
Incorrect Guesses: wasting time talking about nothing, mis-filing, power outages, too many bathroom breaks, breaks in general
Correct Answer: room temperature
Brain Strain Wednesday 21
A new survey from Prevention Magazine reveals that one third of women would never do THIS in front of a man.
Incorrect Guesses: put on makeup, strip tease, go to the bathroom
Correct Answer: exercise
Brain Strain Tuesday 20
9 out of 10 couples believe THIS strengthens their relationship
Incorrect Guesses: date night once per week, arguing, talking to each other, absence makes the heart grow fonder, separate vacations
Correct Answer: road trip
Brain Strain Monday 19
44% of kids have one of THESE, and two thirds of them don't like it.
Incorrect Guesses: permanent retainer, a set bed time, curfew, freckles, braces, step parent
Correct Answer: nickname
Brain Strain 16 Friday
Women's Magazine survey says the top 3 things sure to ruin your day are, #1 having an argument, #2 having a bad day at work, THIS is #3
Incorrect Guesses: bad hair day, waking up late, rainy weather, paper cut
Correct Answer: your pants don't fit
Brain Strain 15 Thursday
According to a survey from USA Today, the average adult is four times as likely to do THIS in the morning as they are at night
Incorrect Guesses: brush your teeth, go #2, drink coffee, work out, make the bed, shower, fill up with gas(the car), have sex, call in to work sick, schedule doctor's appointments, floss your teeth
Correct Answer: yell at someone
Brain Strain Wednesday 14
13 women in America do THIS every minute.
Incorrect Guesses: cry, fix their make up, check the time
Correct Answer: get pregnant
Brain Strain Tuesday 13
Sales of THESE are up 740% in the last 5 years.
Incorrect Guesses: touch pads, I pads, gift cards, cellphones, electronics in general, laptops, earbuds or headphones, coffee, craft beer, bike helmets
Correct Answer: vinyl records
Brain Strain Monday 12
According to the experts, you are best at doing THIS at age 35.
Incorrect Guesses: managing your finances, working, earning an income, making rational decisions, driving, managing the household
Correct Answer: spelling
Brain Strain Friday 9
A recent survey from Yahoo shows that the time the average adult spends doing THIS has tripled in the last 30 years.
Incorrect Guesses: going to the bathroom, talking on the phone
Correct Answer: being stuck in traffic
Brain Strain Thursday 8
A recent study shows creative people are more likely to have THIS habit.
Incorrect Guesses: messy desk, chew their nails, they're left handed, sleepin in, caffeine user, talk to themselves, they fidget, organized desk
Correct Answer: they sleep on their left side
Brain Strain Weds 7
A new study from The University of Utah says that men feel more confident on a date, when they are wearing THIS.
Incorrect Guesses: cologne or after shave, a watch, red, glasses, contact lenses, tie, hat, clean underwear
Correct Answer: color blue
Brain Strain Tuesday 6
A new study shows that the average person under the age of 35 does THIS for about 3.5 hours a day
Incorrect Guesses: social media, walking, focusing or concentrating
Correct Answer: wears headphones
Brain Strain Monday 5
In a new survey from Match dot com, 22% of people say they're proud to have done THIS on a first date.
Incorrect Guesses: bring flowers, ask the parents for permission to date, take a selfie, ask for a second date, open doors forher, watch the sunrise together
Correct Answer: use a coupon
Brain Strain Friday 2
Almost 10% of women said they would date a man they were not attracted to, if he.......
Incorrect Guesses: was good with their kids, rich, makes them laugh, has a good personality, passed gas, is famous, paid for dinner, cooked, respected her, worked, asked her, was approved by mother, smells good, treats his mom well, called her
Correct Answer: drove a nice car
Brain Strain Thursday 1
You'll probably go through a pound and a half of THIS stuff this year, and probably won't even know it.
Incorrect Guesses: toothpaste, sugar, fingernail clippings, gum, I have no idea, flour, flowers, shampoo
Correct Answer: skin