Strange Pricing

A shopper walks into a store, looking to buy a certain mystery item. When he asks about the price, he is told that 8 will cost $0.50, 64 will cost $1.00, and 4096 will cost $2.00. What on earth could this mystery item be?

Hint: If you are doing math, you are approaching this riddle incorrectly. Also, most people own at least one of these.

Solution: The man is buying mailbox numbers, which cost 50 cents each.

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Games

LOST Swan Timer

LOST Swan Timer

Every 108 minutes, the button must be pushed.

Bubble Shooter Made Easy

Bubble Shooter Made Easy

Because the original Bubble Shooter game is way too hard.

Hold the Button

Hold the Button

Press and hold the button for a long as you can endure. You might even get on the leaderboard!

The World's Easiest Game 2

The World's Easiest Game 2

As a follow up to the original World's Easiest Game, we've removed all the enemies from the newer version.

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Puzzles

Toothpick Equality

Toothpick Equality

Add a single toothpick to form a mathematically true equality.

Toothpick Squares

Toothpick Squares

Move two toothpicks to form exactly four squares instead of five.

Connect the Colors

Connect the Colors

Connect the colors without crossing lines.

Doorways

Doorways

Travel through all the doorways exactly once.

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