A boy was at a carnival and went to a booth where a man said to the boy, "If I write your exact weight on this piece of paper, then you have to give me $50 but if I cannot, I will pay you $50." The boy looks around and sees no scale so he agrees, thinking no matter what the carny writes he'll just say he weighs more or less. In the end, the boy ended up paying the man $50. How did the man win the bet?

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He wrote "your exact weight"

He wrote "your exact weight" on the piece of paper.

He had creepy magical powers

Oh, oh oh. The man was actually the boy when he's older. he gives him the 50 bucks because man is going on a date. The carnival was an elaborate scheme for a broke man to go on a date. Or

Maybe the man was the boys father

He wrote on the paper the sentence "Your exact weight"

He was able to write the weight on the paper, the numbers he wrote were irrelevant.

the boy guessed the man's weight

He wrote every weight from 0 to 500 on the piece of paper..

He bludgeoned the boy to death with a lead pipe and took $50 dollars off his corpse.

He picked the boy up.

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