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    Wink Hot enough for ya comebacks

    It finally got hot,really hot,around here today(102') and the knuckleheads are out in force. What is your response to the conversationly/mentally challenged who ask, "Is it hot enough for you"? This to someone who is dripping sweat. I have tried- "No, the sweat hasn't reached the crack of my butt yet".


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    How about: "well, it's not hot enough to stifle your stupidity, I see..."

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    Quote Originally Posted by KnightnPBIArmor View Post
    How about: "well, it's not hot enough to stifle your stupidity, I see..."
    That is surely a start. Being "from around here" you know stupidity is a relative term. We need to get to the farthest reaches of that tunnel where the dimmest light exists. This truly is a challenge.

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    I was asked that very question at church tonight. I told him it was hot enough for me and 3 other people. I know this man really well so I know it wasn't done out of stupidity or lack of something better to say. He was actually being quite sarcastic since he was sitting there wiping the sweat off his forehead

    But for those that ask it, and really mean it, tell them, "Well it's 29 out but feels like 33." And of course the "really?" and "What?" and "Are you kidding me" questions will follow. Just look them straight in the eye, say yes, then walk off without telling them you looked at the Celcius side of the thermometer.

    That 33 converts to 91 here in Bristol. And the humidity is crazy high. And it's 9:00pm, so it's gonna be another miserable night out.

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    Quote Originally Posted by SapphyreBlues View Post
    I was asked that very question at church tonight. I told him it was hot enough for me and 3 other people. I know this man really well so I know it wasn't done out of stupidity or lack of something better to say. He was actually being quite sarcastic since he was sitting there wiping the sweat off his forehead

    But for those that ask it, and really mean it, tell them, "Well it's 29 out but feels like 33." And of course the "really?" and "What?" and "Are you kidding me" questions will follow. Just look them straight in the eye, say yes, then walk off without telling them you looked at the Celcius side of the thermometer.

    That 33 converts to 91 here in Bristol. And the humidity is crazy high. And it's 9:00pm, so it's gonna be another miserable night out.
    I think the conversions are the same anywhere you go....

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    Yeah I know it does...just saying that it's 91 degrees, here in Bristol. Not that Bristol has it's own version of the metric system

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    Quote Originally Posted by KnightnPBIArmor View Post
    How about: "well, it's not hot enough to stifle your stupidity, I see..."
    That really was brilliant. It's still hot out there people. Can't match this one?

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    "It is hotter than two Chihuahuas making love in a mailbox!!!"
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    Quote Originally Posted by 1050major View Post
    "It is hotter than two Chihuahuas making love in a mailbox!!!"
    no, no you got it wrong. It's goes like this, "it's hotter than two rats having sex in a wool sock."
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    Quote Originally Posted by SapphyreBlues View Post
    I was asked that very question at church tonight. I told him it was hot enough for me and 3 other people. I know this man really well so I know it wasn't done out of stupidity or lack of something better to say. He was actually being quite sarcastic since he was sitting there wiping the sweat off his forehead

    But for those that ask it, and really mean it, tell them, "Well it's 29 out but feels like 33." And of course the "really?" and "What?" and "Are you kidding me" questions will follow. Just look them straight in the eye, say yes, then walk off without telling them you looked at the Celcius side of the thermometer.

    That 33 converts to 91 here in Bristol. And the humidity is crazy high. And it's 9:00pm, so it's gonna be another miserable night out.
    That wasn't bad. Just too much info. Plus the mercy attempt shows weakness for the clueless. I'd leave it at the 29/33 and let them fend for themselves. After all, I want the entire phrase eliminated. Along with "neck of the woods". Anyone see one of those lately?

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    Quote Originally Posted by RyanEMVFD View Post
    no, no you got it wrong. It's goes like this, "it's hotter than two rats having sex in a wool sock."
    Are you sure it isn't "Hotter than a Fresh F&^%ed Fox in a Forest Fire"?
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    Q: "Hot enough for ya?"

    A: "Not yet. Personally I can take another 10 degrees before I whine like you."
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    Quote Originally Posted by Steamin441 View Post
    That really was brilliant. It's still hot out there people. Can't match this one?
    I concur.
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    Quote Originally Posted by DaSharkie View Post
    Q: "Hot enough for ya?"

    A: "Not yet. Personally I can take another 10 degrees before I whine like you."


    Best one so far.....................
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    Q: Hot enough for ya?

    A: I don't mind it really, the heat drives the idiots indoors. Hey, why are you outside anyway?


    I do like the whining one better.
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    well,here,we do not have this problem,with that question:"hot enough for you?" cause it is cold and rainy,lol.

    when someone asks:hot enough for you? in summer time with high temperatures,i say:"no,it is hotter in the oven".that kind of question is crazy anyway,lol.
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    This thread reminds me of a song.

    "I walk around in the summertime saying 'How about this heat?'"

    Name that song.

    Someone asked me yesterday if the heat was getting to me, and I told them that I was in the wrong business if 111 degrees farenheit was too much for me.
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    Quote Originally Posted by GodSendRain View Post
    "I walk around in the summertime saying 'How about this heat?'"
    D.Leary - *********... Classic.

    Q: Hot enough for ya?
    A: Yeah, but at least its a humid heat.

    'eh.. sounded better in my head.
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    How 'bout this old chestnut:

    "Its not so much the heat as it is the humidity"

    Lame, yes....but so is the question

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    From my cousins, who spent a few summers working at 4-H camp:

    "It's not the heat, it's the stupidity."
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