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

The World's Easiest Game 2

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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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Land the Boat

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Pac-Man Made Easy

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Puzzles

Connect the Colors

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Connect the colors without crossing lines.

Connect the Dots

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Draw four straight lines, without lifting your imaginary pencil, that touch all nine dots in the grid.

Doorways

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Travel through all the doorways exactly once.

Toothpick Squares

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