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#186835 - 08/27/14 10:56 AM A rainy day riddle.
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There was a man that lived on the 56th floor of a building. He takes the elevator. If it is sunny then he goes to the 32nd floor and takes the stairs the rest of the way, if it is rainy then he goes all the way up. Why?
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#186839 - 08/27/14 01:11 PM Re: A rainy day riddle. [Re: Gershon]
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He is really short and can't reach the elevator button for the 56th floor. When it is raining, he pushes the button with his umbrella.
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#186840 - 08/27/14 01:32 PM Re: A rainy day riddle. [Re: DTape]
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That's it.
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#186842 - 08/27/14 01:55 PM Re: A rainy day riddle. [Re: Gershon]
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I should think that it would be simpler to carry a stick of appropriate length on those non-rainy days than to climb all those flights of stairs. laugh

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#186858 - 08/28/14 09:39 PM Re: A rainy day riddle. [Re: aimless]
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On the other hand, all those stairs help him stay in shape. No doubt he will live longer, especially if it doesn't rain often.









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#198938 - 08/23/17 12:25 AM Re: A rainy day riddle. [Re: DTape]
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Originally Posted By DTape
He is really short and can't reach the elevator button for the 56th floor. When it is raining, he pushes the button with his umbrella.


Wow! I wouldn't have thought of this answer. Great job, DTape! wink

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