I Am Asked This Question Alot

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    I Forget

    Earlier today, my sister asked me if I remember what it was like when we were kids. She gave me examples of things we used to do, all of which I remember, but what I felt during those years now eludes me. I used to remember what it felt like. But now, those memories are just...
    artjp artjp
    18-21, F
    1 Response Apr 16, 2009

    Why I Abuse Drugs...

    Well this is for everyone, a lot of people have asked me this question. I think the main reason I abuse them is because I've been around them my whole life, I watched both of my parents abuse, deal. And yes I've seen the bad side of drugs, I know what they can and can't do...
    XLunaXLovegoodX XLunaXLovegoodX
    22-25, F
    1 Response Oct 9, 2009

    1. "What's your ethnicity?

    " 2. "Are you Hawaiian?" 3. "Are you Filipino?" 4. "You're Mexican, right? ...Native American??" Guys, I'm mixed with black and white okay
    JudeHauser JudeHauser
    18-21, T
    Mar 9

    Two Questions

    Q: are you gothic? A: no, just because I am ghostly pale does not mean I'm gothic Q: are you pregnant? A: no! just because I have a little belly does not mean I'm pregnant
    cassandrathethinkerbleedsteal cassandrathethinkerbleedsteal
    18-21, F
    Mar 15, 2008

    Always....

    ..Where are you from? Then they get upset when I say London, then they ask where my dad is from, so I say London. Then they give me a weird look so I put them out of their misery and tell them my mum's not from England. Then I get this one... Are you Arab? erm... No Are...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    Dec 8, 2008

    Hm...

    "What the heck is that in your ear?" "What kind of jewelry is that?!" "Is the hole in your ear really THAT big?"   My Reply: "Err....Yes, yes, and YES. They are eyelets. My holes are stretched, so the holes are indeed THAT big...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    Dec 8, 2008

    1. Do you wear colored contacts 2.

    Is your hair color/curls "real" 3. Are you a real teacher. 4. Why for the love of all that's holy do you hate cream cheese?!
    SolitarySummer SolitarySummer
    26-30, F
    1 Response Aug 14, 2014

    A Few Choice Ones....

     Just some of the strange questions that I get at least once a week from people...bit annoying, but Hey Ho.....gotta swing with it sometimes, right? 1 "Do you know you look like Stevie Nicks ?"   2 "So, I've been meaning to ask; What's it like being a...
    Samm199294 Samm199294
    36-40, F
    9 Responses Dec 8, 2008

    Am I goth? No, I am not.

    I do not label myself as a goth nor plan to be a goth (no offense, I am not against goths in anyway). I admit it, I do like the color black and blood red, but that doesn't make me goth. My music taste/other interests doesn't make me goth either and most importantly, my...
    BlackBloodDemon BlackBloodDemon
    16-17, M
    1 Response Mar 21, 2014

    "Are You guys twins?" Well,

    yes. I don't know why you asked us this question it's like evident that we are twins. But when someone asked us this question we are both like "no we are cousin. But our father is twins so that is why we look like each other". The funniest thing is that one day I was saying "my...
    HeyHeyitsEmilie HeyHeyitsEmilie
    18-21, F
    2 Responses Apr 28, 2014

    What Are You Thinking??

    I ask my husband that all the time!!
    mrspink2007 mrspink2007
    31-35, F
    Dec 7, 2008

    1) Did you play basketball growing up?

    2) Where are you from? 3) How do you pronounce your name?
    squirrelbounce squirrelbounce
    41-45, F
    1 Response Jul 11, 2014
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    Aug 20, 2015

    Are You Mentally Slow?

    Yeah. I get that 24/7. I have a college degree, & still get called retarded.
    otad12 otad12
    31-35, F
    7 Responses Oct 2, 2009

    Why Are You So Black?

    Why are you so black?I find that question to be strange.I didn't pick the color of my skin.  It just is the color God made me.It scares people that I am so dark.  Then they ask another crazy question.Where are you from?From?As in what country are you from? Africa?I am an...
    TheBlackBuck TheBlackBuck
    46-50, M
    7 Responses Nov 7, 2011

    1. Do you play basketball like your mom?

    2. Do you run track 3. Are you a model? 4. Why do you always dress nice? 5. Are you rich? 6. Why do you eat healthy? 7. Why don't you share your food? 8. Why do you eat a lot? 9. Why do you like country music? 10. Why are you wearing that? To which I replied "Cause I can...
    countrygirlISTaylor countrygirlISTaylor
    18-21, F
    1 Response Jul 30, 2014
    inscettmiwlytwab inscettmiwlytwab
    18-21, F
    Dec 1, 2013

    Are You Parents Tal

    I grow tired of this question asked almost everyday " are your parents tall to " or " do you play sports because your really tall for your age " im only 5'11
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    Dec 9, 2012

    When Meeting New People..

    So often whein I'm introduced to someone new, they'll ask "Do you have a brother named ____ ?" Or maybe " Did you go to school at ________ ?" Or "Did you used to hang out at ___________? The answer is almost always no.  Apparently I have a...
    musickink musickink
    26-30, M
    Dec 8, 2008

    Not Again?!

     I am an identical twin from Alaska. And being so, I get asked a certain series of questions almost every day: as a twin: "are you two twins?" YES! "do twins have the same fingerprints?" NO! "can you read each other's minds?" NO! from alaska...
    hatex3 hatex3
    16-17, F
    2 Responses Dec 12, 2009

    All At Work

    Are you working alone? Whenever I find myself alone in the frozen foods section for a few minutes. Perhaps it is to verify that supposedly it annoys me. What happened to M*? M* is the guy that got fired. I seriously doubt that they don't know what happened to him, so perhaps...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    1 Response Mar 13, 2008

    Why No Boyfriend/Husband? Explain Yourself!?!

    Q  Do you have a boyfriend?  Are you seeing anyone?   Q  Why not?  Answer- actually 'Why are you even asking me this question?  I do not have to justify myself to you.' Q  Therefore are you a freak?   A  'No you are a nosy so &...
    Bluegrass Bluegrass
    46-50, F
    11 Responses Mar 14, 2008

    A lot of people on here just want your email

    address right away, and or where do you live and what is your real name, etc... :(
    2j2g 2j2g
    56-60, M
    1 Response Feb 13, 2014

    Do you wear color contacts?

    Is that your real hair color? Are you like rain man lol...(don't ask or do)? Answers are no, yes, and maybe I do have a photographic memory.
    kristin8227 kristin8227
    31-35, F
    1 Response Oct 16, 2014

    My List.

    Q1:  Are those real? A1:  *rolls eyes*  Yes. Q2:  Are you ever going to stop talking? A2:  *continues talking because you didn't speak loudly enough to be heard over the talking* Q3:  (believe it or not)  Do you fence (as in swordplay, not...
    DopeyGirl DopeyGirl
    36-40, F
    12 Responses Mar 13, 2008

    I Will Most Likely Get These Questions Until My Dying Day.

    "What nationality are you?" "Oh, where's that place your from?" [I'm Belarusian and Polish - nobody has ever heard of Belarus.] "Why don't you like sport?" "Why are you an athiest?" "Why are you lying about being an athiest...
    xxfallxoutxgirlxx xxfallxoutxgirlxx
    18-21, F
    1 Response Dec 12, 2009

    I'm asked my age and gender more

    than the average person. My clothes are typically a pair of jeans, a t-shirt and a hoodie and most of my clothes are from the guy's section. This leaves plenty of room for people to be confused about my gender. Then my height (roughly 5ft) makes me look younger. So I'm mistaken...
    BleedingOrchids BleedingOrchids
    16-17, F
    2 Responses Apr 24, 2014

    Several

    1) have the doctors figured out what's wrong with you yet? (also manifests as 'still got the fever?' or 'are you feeling better yet?')     answer: no. (and 'yes' and 'no'.) 2) is that your natural hair colour?     answer: yes. 3) when are you...
    journeyfulloflaughter journeyfulloflaughter
    26-30, F
    17 Responses Mar 13, 2008

    A Few ......

    Here's a few things I do get asked a lot......... "Y'know, you DO look like that girl singer from Fleetwood Mac!" Ah......yes. Believe me, I know! How? By getting stopped in New York by many tourists! That's why! And.....London? Same thing! "So......why are you a vegetarian...
    SamanthaTheStreetwalker SamanthaTheStreetwalker
    46-50, F
    3 Responses Feb 15, 2013

    It's Getting Annoying...

    "Is that your real hair color?"    If it was then my eyebrows wouldn't be brown while my hair is red, now would they?  Plus, I don't think this red is very natural anyway, it has a bit of maroon in it honestly.  Bleh.
    axelval axelval
    18-21, T
    2 Responses Dec 8, 2008

    "I Am Asked This Question Alot"

    I am asked this question alot. How come you never remarried? The answer I tell them is that I haven't found the right one yet. I have been divorced from my son's father for over 15 years. I have been engaged twice. I broke off both relationships. Both of the men I was engaged to...
    cmost cmost
    36-40, F
    1 Response Oct 10, 2008

    People often ask me what my ethnicity is,

    and how old I am. The answers are a bit shocking, even to me. I don't look my age or ethnicity like at all.
    kissthedeadly kissthedeadly
    22-25, F
    Apr 15, 2014

    Several questions actually: are you a virgin,

    what are you wearing, are you single, how old are you, where are you from, what kind of guys do you like, how big are your boobs. Guys ask me these questions. If I had a dollar for every time I was asked these, I'd be a billionaire
    DiamondAuthority DiamondAuthority
    18-21, F
    3 Responses Dec 27, 2015

    Annoying Questions.

    "Why are you so shy/quiet?" "Why do you never speak?" "I like your name where does it come from?" "Are you mixed race?" "Where are your parents from?" "Are you ok?" ( I get asked that again and again and again in...
    BrokenAngelWishes BrokenAngelWishes
    18-21, F
    4 Responses Sep 30, 2009

    THe Short List

    Why are you so negative ANSWER- read my profile read my blogs it really is self explanatory What is your problem- ANSWER- you mean other than assbats f*ckwits losers liars incompetent "professionals" positivity junkies and idiots NOTHING  Why are you ...
    tulick tulick
    31-35, F
    1 Response Dec 8, 2008

    F.A.Q. About Me

    Q: Why are you so ****** up? A: Because I am. Q: Are you okay? A: Why ask the question when you already know the answer? You KNOW I'm not okay. Q: What are your intentions? A: Get the **** out. Q: Just...why can't you **** off and go to hell?! A: Already on my way. I'll...
    Frostbite09 Frostbite09
    16-17, M
    Jun 18, 2013

    In Real Life And On The Internet

    "Can I have your number?" No.
    LikeAPrayer LikeAPrayer
    18-21, F
    1 Response Sep 18, 2013

    This One That's Kinda Irritating...

    Will you do the Scooby-Doo voice for us?! It's so irritating to have people come up and demand I perform for them for free.
    drcynic drcynic
    26-30, M
    7 Responses Dec 7, 2008

    Are Your Eyelashes Real??????

    I have very long eyelashes and no matter where I go , everybody just stares at my eyes and goes "ARE YOUR EYELASHES REAL???"  YES THEY ARE!!!!!!!!!!!!  I've been asked that question so many times it's ridiculous but It feels good. ;)))
    GrueneRose GrueneRose
    22-25
    1 Response Mar 14, 2008

    Long List, But I'll Just Mention a Few..

    Why did you go to Australia for vet school? Why did you decide to become a vet if you're not from a farm/don't know much about farm animals? Do you have a boyfriend yet? ...
    shygirl14 shygirl14
    26-30, F
    7 Responses Oct 2, 2009
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