Adults have to have a <em>reason</em> for everything they do. Only children can get away with saying: <em>I don't know.</em>..

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Adults have to have a reason for everything they do. Only children can get away with saying: I don't know...

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I prefer an adult to answer with, "I don't know," rather than make something up that's wrong.

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JustJimColo JustJimColo

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Not really. I just say it differently.
"Beats the shit out of me"!

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Rooster Rooster

In response to “Not really. I just say it...

and there it is....

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Freeranger Freeranger

I hate the "I don't know" when it's a serious discussion. Why are you late? "i don't know". Yeah you know ...

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SynysterGates SynysterGates

Children that get away with saying "I don't know"...
Grow up to be adults that say "I don't know"...

and produce more children, that don't know..

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DandyDon DandyDon

Unless it’s something I literally don’t know. Ask me to solve a calculus problem and that’s the only answer you’ll get.

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Masha Masha

That means I’ll need to wait for another decade to turn into an Adult.

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ZaraZooper ZaraZooper

Instead of saying I don't know, I would tell my kids to ask their Dad. (biggrin)

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StarzAbove StarzAbove

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It's a great go to defense.

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BarbOBarr BarbOBarr

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I know. lol

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StarzAbove StarzAbove

I prefer an adult to answer with, "I don't know," rather than make something up that's wrong.

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JustJimColo JustJimColo

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Same. Or say that they don’t know even though they’re lying.

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Masha Masha

Just because they have a reason, doesn't mean they know it. We have a subconscious to deal with, which we have no idea what is going on there.

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Walt_OReagun Walt_OReagun

It's a matter of honesty. Some people think they have to know everything, as a job requirement. Engineers make jokes about people expecting them to know everything. Scientists don't make jokes, but they adopt the same principle: "If you can't blind them with brilliance, baffle them with bullsnot."

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