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**Mom’s Talk**, posted in the Brain Teasers section of the website.——————————–

Two moms, Sarah and Courtney, are talking to each other.

**Sarah**:*I have two children.*

What is the probability that both of Sarah’s children are boys?**Courtney**:*Me too! Do you have any boys?*

What is the probability that both of Courtney’s children are boys?**Sarah**:*Yes, I do! What is your younger child?*

What is the probability that both of Sarah’s children are boys?**Courtney**:*It is a boy. He is so mischievous!*

What is the probability that both of Courtney’s children are boys?**Sarah**:*Is he Sagittarius? Sagittarius boys are known to drive their mothers crazy. I can also testify from personal experience.*

What is the probability that both of Sarah’s children are boys?**Courtney**:*No, but actually I have the opposite personal experience to yours.*

What is the probability that both of Courtney’s children are boys?**Sarah**:*Well, I guess astrology does not always get it right.***Courtney**:*Well, I guess it does about half of the time.*

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