Posts tagged: random questions
Most of us know how to do it when the other person is also an adult.
You know, firm but not too firm. One pump and you're out. Et cetera.
But what if the person wanting to shake with you is about four years old and has tiny hands?
Do you envelop the child's whole hand? Do you extend a couple of fingers for the youth to grasp? Switch to a fist-bump?
In your opinion, what was the biggest difference between TV's “Cheers” and most real bars?
When you were school age, did you ever have a year where you changed a lot between the end of classes in the spring and the start of the next grade in September?
How many pet owners use the verb “slop” when referring to taking care of their animals?
When you are setting up a first face-to-face meeting with someone at a public place, how do describe the way you look?
If you were out choppin' cotton on this date, what, in all likelihood, would your brother be doing?
Caring about the Tour de France bike race?
Or caring about the World Cup soccer tournament?
1. Can you name the movie in which Rosie O'Donnell plays the features editor at the newspaper where reporter Meg Ryan works?
2. If you had ever encountered Peggy Lipton, what would you have said to her?
A) “You were not the major problem with 'The Mod Squad.'” B) “Did you know 'Twin Peaks' would be a hit?” C) “Where did you stay when you were up in Northeast Washington for filming of 'The Postman'?” D) Other.
Because of access issues, what is the hardest place in your home to clean and what is the certainty that someone making a service call at your place will want to get there?
If personal watercraft engines could be made super-quiet would people in the market for these toys welcome that development?
How big does a business have to be before people no longer assume that someone working there knows everyone else (in every department) employed by that enterprise?
I have a question.
You know how you'll be ambling or rolling down the street and a poorly trained little dog being walked on a leash will hurl itself in your direction with all the ridiculous ferocity it can muster?
Sure. Happens with some regularity. The petite canine lunges with violent force and the person holding the leash pulls back as if trying to land a small marlin.
Well, here's what I wonder.
Why don't these dogs choke themselves into unconsciousness when doing this zero-to-60 routine?
Insufficient throw-weight? Rigid collars that don't cinch tightly around the neck?
If you have a theory, please share.
By the way, I have nothing against little dogs. Some of their owners, though, I could do without.
What will be the implications for its accuracy if you eat as much tomorrow as you probably will?