Sending Your Friend to the Wrong House is Hilariously Cruel

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When Connor McCarthy invited a new friend over to his house for the first time, he decided to have a little fun with the occasion and send his new pal not to his own address, but to the one across the street.

It's a good thing this is in Great Britain and not America, because he probably would've gotten shot.

Cheryl Is a Good Logic Puzzle Maker and a Bad Friend

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cheryl's birthday logic problem
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Via NY Times:

Originally, Mr. Kong said this was a problem inflicted on fifth-graders, leading to hand-wringing that Singapore children were way better at math than everyone else in the world and worries that Singapore children were being mentally abused with convoluted logic at a young age.

It turned out the problem actually came from a math olympiad test for math-savvy high school-age students.

If you're having trouble here's the answer.

And here's the post that started it all.