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Better Dead Than…

What does this image show? A clue is provided in the title to this article, but honestly, I never would have figured it out. It’s not the typical view we expect of this subject. So, to uncover the true identity of this image, click here.

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Which Tree Stump Is The Virgin Mary?

One of these is the stump in Rathkeale, Ireland that local Catholics insist is the Virgin Mary. So, can you tell which one of these stumps is a holy virgin, and which of them are less pure?

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Which District Is At The Forefront Of US Space Efforts?

Can any of you, without using a search engine to look for the phrase “are in the forefront of the nation’s space efforts”, identify the state and the congressional district, and the member of Congress who was talking about them?

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Can You Guess The National Emergency?

Below is President Obama’s message to the Senate about the national emergency. I’ve taken out the identifying information about this particular supposed national emergency in order to make a challenge for you: Can you, without peeking at the Congressional Record, tell me what this emergency is?

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Pile-On Cryptogram

The following is a cryptogram, a code in which each letter has been systematically and consistently replaced by another. Can you crack the code? K DRQA MKIAL RXO MKIAL JG NIRES GCKAXOL. BDAZ EJFA BJ FZ DJFA, K FRCCZ BDAF, BDAZ WLA FZ NRBDCJJF. Bonus

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The Fire Next Time? Current Events Cryptogram

The following is a question I consider appropriate to the Judiciary Committee hearings on Patriot Act reauthorization to be held later this week. I’ve typed it out as a cryptogram, however. A cryptogram is a kind of code in which every letter of the alphabet

Psst... what kind of person doesn't support pacifism?