Yes, Johnny K, there is a word for these type of brain teasers but I can't quite remember it. My son used to do this for 4th grade homework and some of them were quite difficult. It's fun.
Monkey in the Middle (hated that game but love the way you did that ECM!)
Is it "truth askew"?
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I'm not doing another because there are still two of mine that no one has guessed.
I don't know this one. "Bittersweet"??1/2 Angry + 1/2 Sweet = 1
Here's a good one.