Beets Me!

The Puzzler

RAY: How did the president of the Free Range Beet Growers Association know that he was being held in a Honda? He was blindfolded. He doesn't know anything about cars. He can't see anything. He can't smell anything. His hands were tied. He couldn't feel the fabric, but he could hear and here's the hint I gave. He used to be a Boy Scout. And I remember when I was a Boy Scout I learned Morse Code.

TOM: You did. Did ya?

RAY: Yes. Well, I just remember a few letters. I do remember they all consisted of dits and dahs.

When the key is left in the ignition of a Honda and you open the door, it goes d-d-d-dit, d-d-d-dit. Which is Morse Code for "H." So, out of the four cars that were there, the police were looking for a Honda.

TOM: Wow. H for Honda. Pretty good!

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