The answer to last week’s Lateral Thinking challenge. Q: A painter was painting using an ordinary paintbrush. Something startled him, he dropped the brush and it fell on the ceiling, not the floor. How could this be?
A: The painter was painting a doll house that was upside down at the time.
This week’s Lateral Thinking challenge is:
Q: Jason is lying dead with a metal bar across his back and some food in front of him. How did he die?
The answer will be posted along with next week’s Mental Floss.