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Impossible Question Archives

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August 13th

Q: More women than men have done this, nearly 20% of all Americans have done this in fact. What is it?



August 10th

Q: You and I are in charge of this, what is it? 

A: Our attitude!



August 8th-9th

Wherever they are, they are not directional challenged, but hayyyy, its your mooooove. What are they?

A: Cows grazing!



August 3rd-7th

Q: No matter where we go, where we've been, where we live, we have all been down this highway. There are no traffic lights or road signs. Folk and even country singers know this highway well. What is it? 

A: The highway of regret



August 2nd

Q: Founded in the late 1950's, They have been sold out since 1970, what is it?

A: Denver Broncos



August 1st

Q: Nearly 40 years ago, 3 simple letters launched a multi billion dollar industry, what is it?

A: MTV



July 30th-31st

Q: 162 is the magic number, its also the maximum, they are also about 1/4 million less than the average.  What is it? 

A: Tiny Houses



July 26th-27th

Q: In the 90's this was initially more popular with women, soon a version for the fellas was released, recently it has made a bit of a resurgence in select locations. what was it? 

A: Zima



July 25th

This mistake puts most people in a great mood, what is it? 

A: Finding money in your pocket




July 20th-24th

Q: Its on the rise and some say it may change things as much as the microwave. They have even created a space to do it and requires you to think ahead. What is it?

A: Micro-shopping



July 18th-19th

Q: Men get blamed, but women have them too. 

A: Mid-Life Crisis



July 17th

Q: First introduced to the American marketplace in the early 1930's, the use is now nearly 1/4 trillion annually, they are also the most valuable item in an unlikely place. What are they?

A; Aluminum Cans



July 16th

Q: Over 40% of people do this when they are angry. What is it?

A: Eat Ice Cream



July 10th-14th

Q: They are portable to explore but they can also be used for storage. When you see them, it's usually from far away. They help you get where you need to go. With a staff of at least 100, their job is to PUMP YOU UP! What are they? 

A: Oil Rig/ Platform



July 6th-9th

Q: Since the 1920s one has led to the other and only in Colorado

A: The Girl Of The West


July 2nd

Q: Of all the different ones, they get you in easy. They are the ones that started it all. Who are they? 

A: Ford - (key-less entry pad on drivers door)



June 29th

Q; 1 out of every 2 workers have done this. What is it? 

A: Sleep on the job



June 27th

Q: You lose about 50% of these almost immediately  and they happen in stages. What are they? 

A: Dreams



June 21st -26th

Q: These are oval or circle and they have no top. Some are dormant, some are very active even today. The old ones WOOD, some are stoned. People go there to get away.  What are they?

A: Amphitheater 



June 19th-20th

Q: In the 1st century, The Roman Empire was first introduced to these. The USA is second only to Iran in production of these. What are they? 

A: Pistachios 


June 12th-18th

Q: Billions of these are discarded almost immediately. Many are the same size yet its identity changes often. They have been around since the 17th century but some say since the 15th century. You have to buy your own but people will give you theirs for free.   What are they? 

A: Business Cards


June 11th

Q: You pay a lot for a little

A: Espresso


June 4th-8th

Q: Tool that many don't have and many who do, don't know it. It is the modern day bottle opener. It is used in wet or hot conditions. Its focused. It really gets to the point. What is it? 

A: Window Punch/Breaker


May 26-31st

Q: My name is Native American and I'm usually not under a lot of pressure. I also have scales and everyone tries to keep an EYE on me. What am I?

A: Hurricane


May 23-25

Q: They can really get down but they can also really cruise, what are they?

A: Dolphins


May 22

Q: He used to take on enterprising adventures, now he can walk with you on the beach, who is he?

A: William Shatner


May 21

Q: 7 in 10 Millennial's  would do this if their employer allowed, What is it? 

A: Take a day off to care for an animal or pet


May 16

Q: Most have 7, some have 11, a few with 22, what are they?

A: Ladybugs


May 11- 15

Q: Once a natural thing, now more boisterous and incessant.  What is it?

A: Tweet


May 4 - 5, 2018

Q: You may feel it before you see it?

A: Paper Cut


April 30 - May 3, 2018

Q: It's not the only one, but it's the only one with one. What is it?

A:  Maine  (only state with one syllable)


April 27, 2018

Q: They are surprisingly helpful nuisance, what are they?

A: Dandelions


April 24-26, 2018

Q: They are sticky or dangerous, but not usually both, what are they?

A: Bear Claws


April 23, 2018 

Q: Tools, tastes, and tones. What is it? 

A. Pallet/Palate/Palette


April 19-20, 2018

Q: In both cases, they're at the end. What is it? 

A: An appendix 


April 18, 2018

Q: It's like an oily preserve. What is it?

A: Petroleum jelly


April 13, 2018

Q: It's edible, except the green kind. What is it?

A: Dough


April 12, 2018

Q: It's just what it sounds like. What is it?

A: Onomatopoeia


April 9-11, 2018

Q: No one's ever seen it, but we know what color it is. What is it?

A: The Golden Rule


April 5, 2018

Q: I might be a Teddy Bear, but I'm not stuffed. What am I?

A: A hamster 


April 4, 2018

Q: You hear it because of its hard tongue. What is it?

A: A bell