Giraffes invade Facebook as netizens search for answer to elusive riddle

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29 October 2013

Images and avatars of giraffes stormed Facebook walls on Monday night and Tuesday morning as one netizen after another conceded feat in attempting to solve a deceptively simple puzzle.

The puzzle reads as follows: “I’ve changed my profile to a giraffe. I tried to answer a riddle and got it wrong. Try the great giraffe challenge! The deal is I give you a riddle. You get it right you get to keep your profile pic. You get it wrong and you change your profile pic to a Giraffe for the next 3 days. MESSAGE ME ONLY SO YOU DON’T GIVE OUT THE ANSWER.

Here is the riddle: 3:00 am, the doorbell rings and you wake up. Unexpected visitors, It’s your parents and they are there for breakfast. You have strawberry jam, honey, wine, bread and cheese. What is the first thing you open?

Remember… message me only. If you get it right I’ll post your name here. If you get it wrong change your profile pic.”

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