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Painted into a Corner

Q: What happened when the ship ran aground while transporting red paint and black paint?A: The crew was marooned! Explanation: A bit of transportation humor this week.  To run aground means that the ship was not floating, but the bottom of … Continue reading

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News Flash!

Q: Did you hear about the red ship and the blue ship that collided? A: All the sailors were marooned! Explanation: Marooned: to be stranded on an island after a ship wreck.  Maroon: a dark red, almost purple, color.  So, when red and … Continue reading

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