Job Interview Tiebreak
TOM: I know how he knows.
RAY: Go ahead, man.
TOM: No one will be at a disadvantage.
TOM: And if any of the hats was white, then somebody would be at a disadvantage, the guy --
RAY: The guy wearing --
TOM: -- with the white hat.
RAY: -- the white hat because he would look at two black hats.
TOM: And they wouldn't. The other two guys would be seeing a white and a black and they would immediately know.
RAY: Exactly. So --
TOM: And so, if no one is going to be at a disadvantage, all the hats have to be black.
RAY: Ex --
TOM: So do you --
RAY: And before the blindfold was put on --
TOM: Exactly. They should have known the answer when he was explaining it. Someone should have then said --
RAY: Well, the truth is --
TOM: -- I know.
RAY: -- none of those knuckleheads got the job because that's exactly right.
TOM: Yeah. They were all too slow.
RAY: All dopes. Anyway --
TOM: All dopes.
RAY: -- do we have a winner?TOM: You bet we do. The winner is Rob Nevins from Alleria, Ohio.
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