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Thursday Morning Riddle

Thursday, October 23rd, 2014

I’m a list of the contents you’ll find in a book;
To find element names, I’m the place you would look;
I’m postponing that vote that the House never took;
And the spot used for serving a meal that you cook.

Who am I?

UPDATE: Riddle solved by Bronx Richie. See comments for answer.

Thursday Morning Riddle

Thursday, October 16th, 2014

I’m the premium gas for which much will be spent;
I maintain your apartment as part of your rent;
I’m a Giant food market; the greatest extent;
And an adjective used for describing Clark Kent.

Who am I?

UPDATE: Riddle solved by Asher. See comments for answer.

Thursday Morning Riddle

Thursday, October 9th, 2014

I’m a place where you might find a money engraver;
A sweet pungent herb that is prized for its flavor;
Condition of goods a collector would favor;
And candy like Certs, or a white-hued Life Saver.

Who am I?

UPDATE: Riddle solved by Asher. See comments for answer.

Thursday Morning Riddle

Thursday, September 25th, 2014

I’m the small jurisdiction for refs or an ump;
I am similar work where professionals clump;
I’m a place to grow corn; I played mother to Gump;
And a non-track event like a throw, vault, or jump.

Who am I?

UPDATE: Riddle solved by Jason. See comments for answer.

Thursday Morning Riddle

Thursday, September 18th, 2014

I’m a lemon-scent polish you wipe with a rag;
A recruit that fraternity brothers might snag;
A donation you make for a PBS bag;
And an oath you recite to our national flag.

Who am I?

UPDATE: Riddle solved by Asher. See comments for answer.

Thursday Morning Riddle

Thursday, September 11th, 2014

I’m the third piece in suits you remove when you’re hot;
To endow with a power, like tying the knot;
Keep your cards close to me, or they’ll see what you’ve got;
I’m flotation at sea; or protection when shot.

Who am I?

UPDATE: Riddle solved by Jason. See comments for answer.

Thursday Morning Riddle

Thursday, September 4th, 2014

I’m a listening device that’s among a spy’s tricks;
I’m an insect you step on, like spiders or ticks;
I’m a glitch in the software you may need to fix;
And a yen for a hobby that fervently sticks.

Who am I?

UPDATE: Riddle solved by Asher. See comments for answer.

Thursday Morning Riddle

Thursday, August 28th, 2014

I’m a summit for peace; group of teams who play ball;
Teacher meeting with parents; a multi-way call;
Presentation of papers to peers in a hall;
And engaging the press with your back to the wall.

Who am I?

UPDATE: Riddle solved by Asher. See comments for answer.

Thursday Morning Riddle

Thursday, August 21st, 2014

I’m a spot in the stable where horses will stay;
A malfunction in engines that causes dismay;
I’m a space in the rest room; deliberate delay;
And a seat near the choir where clergy can pray.

Who am I?

UPDATE: Riddle solved by Jason. See comments for answer.

Thursday Morning Riddle

Thursday, August 14th, 2014

I’m the wood of a trunk when you cut down a tree;
To accrue flying hours for pilots-to-be;
If your sleep has gone deep, then you’re sleeping like me;
And in natural states, I’ve a base set to e.

Who am I?

UPDATE: Riddle solved by Asher. See comments for answer.