The man says “If you tell me a true statement, you will be given one of the coins. But if your statement proves to be false, you will be given nothing”.
What should you say to guarantee being given the gold coin?
As ever, please do NOT post your answers, but do say if you think you have solved the puzzle and how long it took. Solution on Monday.
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