16 Signs You’re Addicted To Spicy Foods

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1. Entire sections of your kitchen are dedicated to your hot sauce lineup:

2. You have piles of sauce packets lying around:

3. Your body art is quite specific:

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4. You haven’t used your blender to make a smoothie in ages:

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5. You put hot sauce in your oatmeal because sugar is for the weak:

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6. You think Scotch Bonnets are for wimps:

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7. You’re used to reading warning labels before eating:

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8. Even your frozen treats are hot:

9. You have nightmares about this happening:

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10. You have trouble finding your food in all the sauce:

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11. When your mouth goes numb, it’s darn thrilling:

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12. You feel a strange connection to others who douse their food in hot sauce:

13. This store knows you by name:

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14. You hang terrifyingly awesome paintings of peppers in your apartment:

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15. You belong to a Hot Sauce of the Month Club:

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16. You laugh maniacally when someone orders anything “without the spice”:

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