Mental Floss

Brain Game: Barbara


Say hello to Barbara, whose likes and dislikes will help you solve today's Brain Game Free-for-all Friday challenge. Good luck!

Barbara loves Oregon, but is not so fond of Washington. She drinks Coca-Cola, but steers clear of Mountain Dew. She likes Geronimo but doesn't care for Sitting Bull. Barbara enjoys the ukulele but not the bagpipes. She'll eat bananas but won't touch grapes. With all these in mind, which of these classic rock bands would Barbara most likely listen to? Montrose, Genesis, Rush, Journey, Boston

Here is the ANSWER.


Barbara would rather listen to the music of GENESIS.

She prefers things with names that have alternating consonants and vowels.

NOTE: These puzzles sometimes lend themselves to alternate "correct" answers. Please feel free to share yours in the comments below. And have a great weekend!