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What's your all time favorite comeback? (Edited)

Do you find that some of the simplest comebacks are sometimes the most affective?

I visited a recent question where one CM to another "Oh hush up"

I couldn't help but to laugh out loud - for real. I mean, what can the other CM possibly say? That one 3-word sentence just seems to be the final nail in that conversation - anything after that would just have to be defensive and argumentative and rather pale by comparison.

Like one time I apparently had been a little too cute for a little too long for a friend of mine - and she looked at me and said "Stop it before I have to push you down"..... after I stopped laughing so hard I cried - I realized that I had been wrangled and strangled and put in my place! She won right then - and I quit being 'cute'.

Do you find that sometimes, the fewer and more simple the words the more affective the statement? What's the best comeback you've personally encountered??

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ShelbyShareAlot

Asked by ShelbyShareAlot at 2:26 PM on Jan. 12, 2011 in Just for Fun

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Answers (5)
  • I wish more people had your attitude around these parts.
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 2:29 PM on Jan. 12, 2011

  • Well said!! 


    clapping

    SpiritedWitch

    Answer by SpiritedWitch at 2:39 PM on Jan. 12, 2011

  • Ya it happens like that sometimes and it is just so funny to me.
    LiLJeni

    Answer by LiLJeni at 2:52 PM on Jan. 12, 2011

  • No words at all. My mom can just LOOK at someone and they will shut up and back down.

    Of course, this is a women who squared off against 10 Crips by barking at them like a poodle.... so there's no guarantee of her sanity.
    geminilove

    Answer by geminilove at 4:33 PM on Jan. 12, 2011

  • LMAO yep - that would be one of MY favorites too if it happened in my life! PRICELESS!
    ShelbyShareAlot

    Comment by ShelbyShareAlot (original poster) at 4:36 PM on Jan. 12, 2011

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