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#281505 - 07/26/16 07:58 PM Really?
TeacherRO Offline
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A new thread for surprising unprepared behavior - as in "Really? You live in Seattle and don;'t carry an umbrella?"


Edited by TeacherRO (07/27/16 05:54 PM)

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#281507 - 07/26/16 08:04 PM Re: Really? [Re: TeacherRO]
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You drive and can't read a map?

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#281510 - 07/27/16 09:16 AM Re: Really? [Re: TeacherRO]
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You voted Brexit and didn't understand what it meant?

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#281511 - 07/27/16 02:17 PM Re: Really? [Re: TeacherRO]
Mark_R Offline
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You work in an office and don't carry a pen.
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#281512 - 07/27/16 05:54 PM Re: Really? [Re: TeacherRO]
TeacherRO Offline
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You have a 1 hour commute and no water bottle?

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#281517 - 07/28/16 12:39 AM Re: Really? [Re: TeacherRO]
Teslinhiker Offline
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Originally Posted By: TeacherRO
A new thread for surprising unprepared behavior - as in "Really? You live in Seattle and don;'t carry an umbrella?"


I live in Canada, north of Seattle. We get just as much rain as Seattle and I don't carry an umbrella, so this is "unprepared behavior" for me and thousands of my fellow compatriots in my area who also don't carry umbrellas?

Comment threads like this should be titled GOM. Give you a hint on the GOM nomenclature. First word is grumpy, the last is men.
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#281522 - 07/28/16 02:00 PM Re: Really? [Re: TeacherRO]
hikermor Offline
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"You hike bare headed in the desert?"
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#281557 - 07/31/16 05:37 PM Re: Really? [Re: TeacherRO]
UncleGoo Offline
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You didn't bring your own TP with you,into a public restroom?
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#281563 - 07/31/16 11:12 PM Re: Really? [Re: UncleGoo]
haertig Offline
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You wore Crocs on a hike in the Rocky Mountains?

(I actually observed this.)

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#281566 - 08/01/16 06:26 PM Re: Really? [Re: TeacherRO]
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The hiking path up here is paved with fist sized gravel and you managed to make it in high heels? (observed this in Saxony)
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