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Why do we say "funny as hell"?

Is that where all the comedians go?

 
Anonymous

Asked by Anonymous at 1:40 PM on Feb. 3, 2010 in Just for Fun

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Answers (5)
  • Probably because we've never been there so we're associating an extreme of something (humor) with the extreme of the unknown (hell).
    PrydferthMenyw

    Answer by PrydferthMenyw at 5:30 PM on Feb. 3, 2010

  • If so.. be assured that you won't be going there....


    FAIL!

    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 1:40 PM on Feb. 3, 2010

  • Because we use "as hell" to emphasize something. Cold as hell, bored as hell, awesome as hell.
    Nzumbe

    Answer by Nzumbe at 1:42 PM on Feb. 3, 2010

  • ironic maybe?
    TMJ121099

    Answer by TMJ121099 at 1:43 PM on Feb. 3, 2010

  • Yeah once someone says it we all tend to use it...
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 2:02 PM on Feb. 3, 2010

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