. . . Riddle Me This
A father and his son are on a road trip and end up getting into a terrible car accident. The father dies instantly, and the son is rushed to the nearest hospital.
When taken into the emergency room, the surgeon comes in and exclaims, "I can't operate on this boy."
"Why not?" the nurse asks.
"Because he's my son," the surgeon responds.
How is this possible?
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Answer: The doctor is the boy's mother. Did you make the assumption that the surgeon had to be male?