Riddle time! I exist only when there’s light, but direct light kills me. What am I? This is part of a complete episode.
Here’s a riddle: Within a fountain crystal clear / A golden apple doth appear / No doors or locks to this stronghold / Yet thieves break in and steal the gold. What is it? This is part of a complete episode.
Here’s a riddle: What seven-letter word becomes longer when the third letter is removed? This is part of a complete episode.
How did the word gay go from meaning lighthearted to homosexual? Also, why are elementary schools sometimes called grammar schools? Plus, imeldific, gone pecan, random Scrabble words, and the difference between borrow and lend. And the etiquette of...
Grant pops a riddle from an 1835 collection titled The Choice Collection of Riddles, Charades, and Conundrums by Peter Puzzlewell. This is part of a complete episode.