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In a bar (Posted on 2015-05-19) Difficulty: 1 of 5
Four logicians walk into a bar.
The barman asks “Does everyone want a drink?”
The first logician says, “I don’t know”.
The second logician says, “I don’t know”.
The third logician says,“I don’t know”.
The fourth logician says “Yes”.

Please explain.

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If any of the first three logicians didn't want a drink, they could have/would have answered no to the bartenders question, because they know that they themselves don't want a drink. If they want a drink themselves, they can only say "I don't know." The fourth logician deduces they all want a drink. 
  Posted by puzzlesrfun on 2015-07-29 18:20:52
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