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What would a teen say if they were saying another person "wasn't dealing with a full deck?" Or, "the Lights are on, but no one is home?" Pretty sure these are older people sayings.  :hiding
#1 - September 12, 2017, 05:36 AM

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Well, my teen just says, "he's a moron." :lol
#2 - September 12, 2017, 05:51 AM
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If the teen likes Star Trek (as I do) he/she might use Scotty's phrase, "He's not operating on full thrusters."

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He's a goofball or an idiot or stupid.

Just no.

I've heard "wasn't playing with a full deck," but I don't think my teen would say that.





#4 - September 12, 2017, 01:14 PM
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 :dr   Oh my! These are hysterical.  I opened the door. Thanks so much. :taunt
#6 - September 12, 2017, 06:34 PM

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My almost teen would just say crazy or insane. This is as much a voice question as it is a modern phrase question. He might also pun on the actual situation. (Which may be how the other phrases all came about.)

"Scary stupid."
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