On July 11, 2017, Lacey Fernandez saw a sign outside with a puzzling statement on it, so she snapped a picture.
She posted it online, claiming that it messed with her head, and the post immediately blew up. People couldn’t figure out the riddle, which seems like it ought to be really simple.
Here’s the riddle:
What has 4 letters, sometimes 9 letters, but never has 5 letters.
Yep, that’s it. That’s the whole riddle. Do you think you can solve it?