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Friday, September 01, 2006

I'm still working....

...but that doesn't mean that you have to. Having slacked off all week, I'll post a twofer for today's Brain Bender. Happy Friday!


Supply the missing number.

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12 13 8 ?


What two words, formed from different arrangement of the same eight letters, can be used to complete the sentence below?

After enough people have been __________ on one particular scam, the number of potential victims _________ because of the publicity.


Okie doke. Back to the salt mines for me. Y'all have fun!

Oh and as always, the answers will be found in the comments later.

Update: JVH from Showcase of a Shattered Mind is the official Smartypants today! Whoohoo!