There were four cats and three dogs. A house with no lights and nothing around for miles. There was one road that lead to nowhere. There was one plane that only had one wing. In the house there were two murderers. One with a knife and one with a gun. The two murderers were opposite. One murderer was forty three. One of the murderers initials were JO. What was the other murderer's age and what were his initials.

  • $\begingroup$ @Chowzen Are you sure the edit is wise? I think what you thought was a misphrasing was intended by the OP. $\endgroup$
    – Untitpoi
    Jun 5, 2018 at 12:55
  • $\begingroup$ @Untitpoi From Rubio's comments, "the original poster can always roll them back, if [the editor has] done unintentional harm." $\endgroup$
    – Chowzen
    Jun 5, 2018 at 13:07
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    $\begingroup$ Having seen the correct answer, I'm curious what you meant by the title, the cats/dogs, and the house. Typically, riddles tie in these elements with the answer as well. $\endgroup$
    – Phylyp
    Jun 6, 2018 at 2:04
  • $\begingroup$ @Phylyp "... and there was a Red Herring Farm..." $\endgroup$
    – Chowzen
    Jun 7, 2018 at 12:03

1 Answer 1


The ages are

43 and 34

and the initials are

OJ and JO

This is because

They are opposite. So JO to OJ and 43 to 34.


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