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LAST WEEK’S RIDDLE: A sudden noise startles a gopher, an owl, and a skunk at the edge of a forest. The owl flies off and the gopher retreats into his burrow, but the skunk runs for the trees. How far can that skunk run into the forest?
ANSWER: Halfway; after it gets halfway into the forest, it is running out of the forest.
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