Bilateral Thinking Puzzles
Q: A room is completely empty except for a dead man hanging from the
middle of the central rafter, and a puddle on the floor. The man hanged
himself. What happened?
A: The man had visited his wife in hospital. She was on a life-support
machine. As he was walking down the stairs all the lights went out.
This is another thing that seemed funnier a third of the way into
writing it, from
the Surrealist. 19th August 2005.