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While waiting for his girlfriend to get ready for their date, a man is sitting in the living room watching Sports Center when he hears a loud scream, "I have nothing to wear!" He reluctantly gets up from watching SC and goes into the bedroom where he sees 5 shirts, 3 skirts and 1 pair of pants on the bed. He quickly deduces that, in fact, she DOES have something to wear, and must solve the following problem: What should he say and/or do in this situation:

a) Holler back "Honey, I'm sure you'll figure it out."
b) Start matching various shirts with skirts and offering suggestions.
c) Simply agree that she has nothing to wear
d) Proceed to teach her how to use Comb/Perm to determine just how many different combinations of outfits she ACTUALLY has on the bed so she will see the error in her calculation which evidently resulted from division by zero or used some irrational number (BTW, irrational numbers are a woman's favorite number for obvious reasons).
e) Say nothing, turn around, walk back out to living room and resume watching Sports Center
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Re: PS - Nothing to Wear [#permalink] New post 08 Aug 2008, 22:12
the best thing to say is to tell her that you know something that would look good on her. she then ask "what?", and you say "ME!"
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Re: PS - Nothing to Wear [#permalink] New post 08 Aug 2008, 23:12
depends on situation

if she is my girlfriend - option B
if she is my wife in good mood - option D
if she is my wif in bad mood - option E

BTW ... off topic (ahem...)
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Re: PS - Nothing to Wear [#permalink] New post 09 Aug 2008, 02:03
durgesh79 wrote:
depends on situation

if she is my girlfriend - option B
if she is my wife in good mood - option D
if she is my wif in bad mood - option E

BTW ... off topic (ahem...)


IMO, E for every situation *giggles*
This question is so cool!
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Re: PS - Nothing to Wear [#permalink] New post 09 Aug 2008, 04:53
This is not off topic. This is a serious :wink: problem solving question! lol.
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Re: PS - Nothing to Wear [#permalink] New post 09 Aug 2008, 05:19
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so what did you do end up doing, jallen :)
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Re: PS - Nothing to Wear [#permalink] New post 09 Aug 2008, 05:32
I said "I'm sorry that all of your clothes are old and disgusting. It must be frustrating to not have anything to wear." She spent another 30 minutes looking for something else, and I got to finish watching SC :-D. She felt like I "understood" her and appreciated it. That's what she told me at least.

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so what did you do end up doing, jallen :)

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Re: PS - Nothing to Wear [#permalink] New post 10 Aug 2008, 09:41
But jallen, that was not in option.....?#! :-D
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