FFF.. What question really drives you nuts...

GAMMA RAY Posted By GAMMA RAY, Apr 13, 2012 at 3:04 PM

  1. davmor

    davmor
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    Don't you think all that wood is going to get "Punky"?
     
  2. firefighterjake

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    Jul 22, 2008
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    "Oh, you work for the Bangor Fire Department . . . do you know Harold Small? He's my great grandfather who worked there back in the 1960s?"

    Answer: "No. Most everyone who was working in the 1960s is retired or dead."

    or

    "Oh, you work for the Bangor Fire Department . . . do you know William Henforth? I think he is a volunteer firefighter with the East Witopitlock Fire Department."

    Answer: "You do realize that I said I'm with the Bangor Fire Department, right?"


    or

    "Are you a cop?

    Answer: "Do you see a gun, Taser or donut?"
     
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  3. Lousyweather

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    eh...Im in retail......

    1. "are you busy...?"
    2. "is that all you....?" (ok, joking)
     
  4. nate379

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    I get that often if someone sees me in uniform. Oh... my grandson is in the Army/Air Force/Coast Guard/Marines etc at such and such place... you must know him?
    I don't even know all the people in my OWN unit (about 350 people).

     
  5. stoveguy2esw

    stoveguy2esw
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    how about a classic..

    "are you done yet?"
     
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  6. Pallet Pete

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    Why do you burn wood to heat ? I thought you liked the outdoors !

    Pete
     
  7. firebroad

    firebroad
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    Nov 18, 2011
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    I used to work at MVA (Motor Vehicle Administration) in the title department. Wish I had a nickle for every clown that said."Can you get my tickets fixed?"
    Answer was always" "No, but I can see to it that the police get your records.."
    Now I work for the State Mental Hospital (this was an absolutely logical career move, IMO). The question now is, "Do you know if ____________ was ever there?"
    Answer: "No, but there was a person with the same name and address as you."
     
  8. Gasifier

    Gasifier
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    Apr 25, 2011
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    St. Lawrence River Valley, N.Y.
    (It's -20F with a 20 MPH wind.)

    Cold out. Ain't it?
     
  9. coaly

    coaly
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    Dec 22, 2007
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    Whas up ??

    Especially when my stoned neighbor calls ME and I answer the phone to hear "Hey, what's up" then silence. Obviously the question he called about is too complicated to ask.
     
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  10. Gary_602z

    Gary_602z
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    Oct 30, 2009
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    "Sir have you been drinking tonight"?:)

    Gary
     
  11. Realstone

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    Jan 20, 2012
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    Best one I ever heard, and I heard it repeatedly as a program salesman at the CNE: "Where is the air show?"

    I love open doors ;)
     
  12. mfglickman

    mfglickman
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    Jan 17, 2012
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    About my dogs. I actually gave DH a t shirt with this on it because these same questions come up every 5 minutes or so when we're out in public.

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    Yes, it's a dog. (What is that?)
    Yes, it sheds. (Do they shed?)
    No, it's not a black Saint Bernard. (I had a St Bernard as a kid, black, looked just like that.)
    No, I don't have a saddle for it. (Do you have a saddle?)
    Yes, it's a house dog. (It doesn't live inside does it?)
    No, I don't have a huge house. (Do you have a huge house?)
    Yes, you may pet it. (Can I pet your dog?)
    No, it does not eat that much. (Do they eat a lot?)
    Yes, that's drool. (What's this?)
    -------------------------

    Fun thread!
     

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