Answer to Giraffe Riddle!

An emerging trend on Facebook has people changing their profile pictures to images of giraffes after failing to solve a tough riddle.

The riddle poses the question: ‘It’s 3am, the doorbell rings and you wake up. Unexpected visitors! It’s your parents and they are here for breakfast. You have strawberry jam, honey, wine, bread and cheese. What is the first thing you open?’

Facebook users who fail the challenge must change their profile picture to a photo of a giraffe and re-post the riddle, asking friends to send them a private message with the answer.

The riddle has gone viral on Facebook and has received mixed responses from online users. While some are already tiring of the giraffe pictures, others feel that it is good to be part of a collective fun activity like this. – Get answer below…

The answer to the giraffe riddle IS ‘The Door’!

It can’t be ‘your eyes’ because you’ve already woken up!

Change your pictures back everyone – you were probably right! x



By Hannah Jones

Hannah is a Manchester based writer who has spent many years studying and working in the field of journalism and psychology. Hannah enjoys swimming, meditation and dog walking. Her favourite quote is, 'If it doesn't challenge you, it doesn't change you.'