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Remembering the Garbage

It is morning and you recall that you have to take out the garbage tonight. You are afraid that tonight it will slip your mind. Infer that you would do well to write a memo reminding yourself and attach it in some place where you are sure to look tonight.

Contributed by Ernie Davis (, New York University, U.S.A. (19th September 1997)

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