Familiar sayings you have no fucking idea what they mean thread

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  1. SIPAWITZ

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    if you can explain what the saying means you earn a point and can post your saying that confuses you

    1. "A stitch in time save nine"


    wtf...saves 9 what?

    spools of thread?

    i just dont get it
     
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    i know what "rule of thumb" means. I just found out.

    Men were not allowed to beat their wives with a stick wider than their thumb.
     
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    One stitch now saves nine stitches later (because untreated, the rip will only get bigger, see).
     
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    Ok, Mr. Vyb Smarty Pants, how about this one:

    "my 2 cents."
     
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    I dunno the origins or anything, but I know how it's used and what it means. :dontknow:
     
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    "What's good for the goose is good for the gander" has to do with gender and not intercourse right? :weird:
     
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    oh i get it

    so sew the rip now before it gets bigger!!
     
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    Also, it's Dr. Vyb, if you please.
     
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    Ring-a-ring-a-roses,
    A pocket full of posies;
    Hush! hush! hush! hush!
    We’re all tumbled down.

    :bigcry:
     
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    :winner:
     
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    is a gander a female goose?
     
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    all these years of me scratching my head....
     
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    :scratch: there's 2:21 of my life i'll never get back.
     
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    doctors don't have to call each other doctor.




    do they? :dontknow:
     
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    I bleeb it beez de boy
     
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    how about

    "the writings on the wall"


    what was written?
     
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    i dont understand that saying?

    substitute:

    whats good for guy is good for the girl?
     
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    Next time immediately contact teh Vyb. :lo5:
     
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    yes, it means what's good for the man is good for the woman, too.

    So one day i swear, I am going to sit on the train with my knees 6 feet apart, across from a man doing the same, and see who gets asked to close them so someone could sit down first.

    bet it's me.