Phrases That Need To Be Retired

reno cool

leave well enough alone
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"social distancing" haven't heard as much recently, thankfully
 

Archie

SP Nation and I Ruin things
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Asking for a friend


people put this on the end of any sort of statement/query thinking it makes it extra funny these days. They don't seem to understand the context it was actually used in.
 
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Asking for a friend


people put this on the end of any sort of statement/query thinking it makes it extra funny these days. They don't seem to understand the context it was actually used in.
What was the context it was actually used in?
 

Casperwaits

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Asking for a friend


people put this on the end of any sort of statement/query thinking it makes it extra funny these days. They don't seem to understand the context it was actually used in.
It would be funny if the friend was a monk
 

Archie

SP Nation and I Ruin things
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What was the context it was actually used in?

something that a person would be embarrassed to admit to asking for themself. but they DO want to get an answer so they ask the embarrasing question but try to deflect some of the embarrassment by claiming they are asking for a friend.


"Hey does anyone know if they sell extra small condoms, Hemmhoroids cream, and Crab Combs at Walgreens on 2nd ave? Asking for a friend"