Posts from July 2014
Brain Strain Thursday 31
A third of women have been busted by their husbands for doing THIS, and more than half of men have been busted by their wives for the same thing.
Incorrect Guesses: eating ice cream in the middle of the night, flirting with friends, sharing razors, squeeling the tires, checking text messages, picking their nose, reading each others email, posing in front of the mirror, drinking straight from the jug in the fridge
Correct Answer: a secret purchase
Brain Strain Wednesday 30
When asked what's the most stressful thing you've ever experienced? THIS was the #1 answer.
Incorrect Guesses: stuck in traffic, getting married, public speaking, first dates, having a baby, getting divorced, losing your job, getting pulled over by police
Correct Answer: buying or selling a house
Brain Strain Tuesday 29
THIS happens to a baby 780 times in its first year.
Incorrect Guesses: baby's heart stops beating, they go to the bathroom
Correct Answer: gets its picture taken
Brain Strain Monday 28
Just about half of Moms say THIS is their biggest source of stress.
Incorrect Guess: getting the kids to do what you've told them to do
Correct Answer: their husbands
Brain Strain: Friday, July 25
Recent survey finds we actually do * this* one third less than we think we do…
sleep, daydream, chew with mouth open Incorrect guesses:
Brain Strain: Wednesday, July 23rd
In a recent survey from Cosmo, Wednesday is the most popular day to do *this*...what?
go out to eat Incorrect guess:
go on a first date Correct answer:
Brain Strain: Tuesday July 22nd
According to a recent Match.com survey, 30% of people say they won't ask someone out because of THIS...
Incorrect guesses: facial hair, bad teeth, chewing tobacco, having children, smoking cigarettes
Correct answer: their name!
Brain Strain: Monday, July 21st
More than 10% of Americans went to one of these over the weekend…
Incorrect: fair, family reunion, beach, fireworks display, amusement park, movie, cookout, wedding, concert, park, campground, shopping mall, saloon, gym, ER, grocery store, farmer’s market
Correct answer: A yard/garage sale!!!
Brain Strain Friday 18
More than a third of AMericans have made THIS big life decision, that's twice as many as 20 years ago. And that number is expected to rise to 50% by 2017.
Incorrect Guesses: buy a house, go to college
Correct Answer: to be cremated
Brain Strain Thursday 17
THIS involves a man eight out of every ten times it happens.
Incorrect Guesses: speeding ticket, getting lost, leaving the toilet seat up, road rage, killing a spider
Correct Answer: being struck by lightning
Brain Strain Wednesday 16
Women hold nearly 60% of the positions in THIS potentially profitable field.
Incorrect Guesses: small business, web designer, health care provider, hair stylist, massage therapist
Correct Answer: real estate agent
Brain Strain Tuesday 15
Americans use 3 times as much of THIS as people from anywhere else in the world.
Incorrect Guesses: gasoline, oil
Correct Answer: toilet paper
Brain Strain Monday 14
People do THIS more on Mondays than they do any other day of the week.
Incorrect Guesses: oversleeping, being late for work, go out to lunch, laundry, call in to work sick
Correct Answer: googlesearch health issues or problems
Brain Strain Friday 11
1 in 4 people say that the last time they panicked, it was because of THIS
Incorrect Guesses: late for work, lost their phone, got lost going somewhere, pulled over by the cops, electric bill too high, going to the dentist, saw a spider, flying on an airplane (next time get IN the airplane), lost their kids temporarily, lying to significant other, traffic
Correct Answer: low or dead cell phone battery
Brain Strain Thursday 10
According to Men's Health Magazine, 1 in 3 guys say they can't go without THIS for a week.
Incorrect Guesses: sports, sex, television, a good work out, shave
Correct Answer: pizza
Brain Strain Wednesday 9
Nearly $4 million worth of THESE were imported into the US this year.
Incorrect Guesses: cars, running shoes
Correct Answer: American Flags
Brain Strain Tuesday 8
Today, more than 40% of women claim THIS is the most distressing thing in their lives.
Incorrect Guesses: dirty toilet seat, social media sites, jobs, moving, getting older, what's for dinner, family, what to wear, $ forretirement, drive, cell phone, gray hair, weight, husband, car payment
Correct Answer: messy house
Brain Strain Monday 7
On TV shows THIS works more than half the time. In real life, THIS only works about 12% of the time.
Incorrect Guesses: laugh tracks, picking up hot women, solving problems
Correct Answer: CPR
Brain Strain Thursday 3
On average, 40% of women will do THIS, monthly, in 2014.
Incorrect Guesses: manicure/pedicure, hang out with friends, drink a bottle of wine, weigh themselves, go fishing, go hunting, color their hair, go to the gym, do laundry, a self breast exam
Correct Answer: start a diet
Brain Strain 2 Wednesday
Today, THESE cost eight times more than they did in the mid 80's, and parents are'nt happy about it.
Incorrect Guesses: diapers, cars, braces, shoes, toys, groceries, school supplies, back to school clothing, tuition
Correct Answer: college text books
Brain Strain 1 Tuesday
70% of kids under 5 can use a computer mouse, but only 10% can do THIS
Correct Answer: tie their shoelaces