21 Questions to Ponder



Have you ever come across a question that leaves you wondering and pondering over it?   Here are 21 questions I found quite funny and interesting.  Some of them you just can’t answer or CAN you?  Give it a try, I’ll love to see your responses.  Some of them really makes you go hmmm.  Have Fun!

Why isn’t 11 pronounced “onety-one”?

Why do people who know the least know it the loudest?

Who closes the door when the bus driver gets off?

Why do you press harder on a remote-control when you know the battery is dead?

If money doesn’t grow on trees then why do banks have branches?

If a deaf person has to go to court, is it still called a hearing?

Why do they say “an alarm goes off” if it’s really going on?

Do married people live longer than single people, or does it just seem longer?

Why, when I wind up my watch, I start it, but when I wind up a project, I end it?

Why is it that people say they “slept like a baby” when babies wake up 10 times every hour?

Does a clean house indicate there’s a broken computer in it?

Do Lipton employees take coffee breaks?

Why are a “wise man” and a “wise guy” opposites?

Why is bra singular and panties plural?

If the plural of tooth is “teeth,” why isn’t the plural of booth “beeth”?

Why is it that when you transport something by car, it’s called a shipment, but when you transport something by ship, it’s called cargo?

Would a fly without wings be called a walk?

Why are you “in” a movie, but you’re “on” TV?

Why is lemon juice made with artificial flavoring, and dishwashing liquid made with real lemons?

What is a free gift? Aren’t all gifts free?

Why don’t they call moustaches “mouthbrows”?




  1. I don’t think I could answer ANY of them.

  2. Mya Maternity says:

    I love them.. Do lipton employees take coffee breaks. That’s funny.

  3. Ha! Those are great, so many that we don’t ever stop to ponder.

  4. Great :).

  5. These are hilarious! Love the alarm clock one.

  6. Laurie says:

    I can think of a few, and I probably have none of the answers lol

  7. LOL These are great!

  8. Love the bra singular panties plural one…totally crazy.

  9. I’ve seen buses at their main stations, the doors were left open.

  10. Nolie says:

    LMAO You got too much time on your hands.

  11. HA! Well, I knew someone who worked at a coffee company and they did have tea in the breakroom (I asked, because I’m a nerd like that)…

  12. love these.

  13. Nichol says:

    Oh my gosh what a fun post. I am sitting here wondering now…

  14. Kendra Day Crockett says:

    ENJOYED THEM ALL…Truly LOL questions…Makes one think…Thanks for posting…

  15. Love these! My son actually used to say “two-ty two” for 22 for the longest time. It was so cute I had a hard time correcting him!

  16. LOL these are too funny!

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