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    Platinum Lounger
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    The disappearing dollar

    3 men go into a motel.

    The man behind the desk said the room was $30, so each man paid $10 and went to the room.

    A while later the man behind the desk realized the room was only $25, so he sent the bellboy to the 3 guys' room with $5.

    On the way the bellboy couldn't figure out how to split $5 evenly between 3 men, so he gave each man a $1 and kept the other $2 for himself.

    This meant that the 3 men each paid $9 for the room, which is a total of $27, add the $2 that the bellboy kept = $29.

    So, where is the other dollar?

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    Re: The disappearing dollar

    <span style="background-color: #FFFF00; color: #000000; font-weight: bold"><font color=yellow>Hehe. Misleading question.

    The $2 should be subtracted from the $27 the men paid, not added to it. They paid $27, the bellboy kept $2, the remaining $25 is the price of the room.</font color=yellow></span hi>

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    Re: The disappearing dollar

    Fools a lot of people though <img src=/S/evilgrin.gif border=0 alt=evilgrin width=15 height=15>

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