Hard Riddles

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A man turned out all the lights and went to bed. He woke up, saw something on the news and became very upset with himself. Why?

Answer: 
He lived in a lighthouse. When he shut off all the lights it caused a shipwreck.
 
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The more you have of it, the less you see. What is it?

Answer: 
Darkness.
 
Riddle

What can be swallowed, but can also swallow you?

Answer: 
Water.
 
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Why can't a man living in Winston Salem, NC, be buried west of the Mississippi?

Answer: 
Because he is still alive!
 
Riddle

What runs around a house but doesn't move?

Answer: 
A fence.
 


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