Saturday, March 24, 2012

Interesting Questions

-Is there another word for synonym?
-Would a fly without wings be called a walk?
-Why don't sheep shrink when it rains?
-Why is it called tourist season if we can't shoot at them?
-If the "blackbox" flight recorder is never damaged during a plane crash, why isn't the whole airplane made out of that stuff?
-Why do toasters always have a setting that burns toast to a horrible crisp which no decent human being would ever eat?
-Why is there a light in the fridge and not one in the freezer?
-Why do the alphabet song and "Twinkle, Twinkle Little Star" have the same tune?
-Can blind people see their dreams?
-If a word is misspelled in the dictionary, how would we ever know?
-Why do we say something is out of whack? What is a whack?
-Why do we sing "Take me out to the ball game" when we are already there?
-Why are a "wise man" and a "wise guy" opposites?
-Why is "phonics" not spelled the way it sounds?
-How come abbreviated is such a long word?
-Why do we wash bath towels? Aren't we clean when we use them?
-Why is it that people say they "slept like a baby" when babies wake up like every two hours?
-Why do people pay to go up tall buildings & then put money in binoculars to look at things on the ground?-

1 comment:

Naomi T. said...

I especially liked the one, "Can blind people see their dreams?" It's interesting to wonder. Dreams are strange things. I'm not sure of the boundaries. I would say it probably depends on the person and their situation.