To distract us from worldly worries and woes: two brainteasers from Jeopardy! star Ken Jennings.
Two puzzles: NOT SO HARD and YES VERY HARD.
NOT SO HARD. Can you think of a food that becomes a synonym for “later” when it’s spelled backwards?
YES VERY HARD. I just wrote down a lower-case, seven-letter word–something you might consult with a lawyer about. I realized that if I added to the middle letter just the smallest of strokes, I would make a new word–something you might consult with a doctor about. What are the words?