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26 Philosophical Tweets That Will Make You Question Everything You Thought You Knew

You can call me "Plato"

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When you deliver something by car why is it called a shipment, but when you deliver something by boat it's cargo?

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why do we say we're IN the car, but ON the bus??

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Why is it called socking someone in the face if you punch them but we wear socks on our feet and not our hands

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How come people name girls Autumn, Spring, & Summer; but no one names their girl - Winter?

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why do people say music helps them focus but always lower it while looking for their destination

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so eggplants are berries but aren't called berries and neither do it have egg why is it called eggplant.

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Why is it called losing weight but not winning 20 pounds?

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why is it called a HAMburger but there isn't any ham? also if you're bald what hair color do they put on your driver's license?

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ok but why is it called waking up when all it does is bring u down lol

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But why is it called mission impossible if every movie ends with the mission completed? Shouldn't it be "mission complicated but possible"

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Why do we drink our drinks but we dont food our foods โ€” Why is it called a building if it's already built https://t.co/ou51JFkDeO

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Why is it called a 'tennis ball' but the sport is 'tennis'. But they call it a 'football' and the sport is 'football'. Questionssss.

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Why do we say "elbowed" when we elbow someone, but we don't say "footed" or "handed" when we punch or kick someone? Thoughts?

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why do we say 'bless you' after someone sneezes, but not after they cough??? from now on i'm going to start saying it to all coughers

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Why do we say "Oh heavens no!" But scream "HELL YEAH" ๐Ÿคท๐Ÿผโ€โ™€๏ธ๐Ÿคท๐Ÿผโ€โ™€๏ธ๐Ÿคท๐Ÿผโ€โ™€๏ธ

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Why do we say "one dollar" but write "$1"? like why does the dollar sign come before not after? Really makes you think

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Furthermore why do we say "A pair of pants"? I mean, sure, they have two legs but shirts have two arms and we don't say a pair of shirts?

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I don't get it. But why do we say "I 'feel' numb" when numb is being unable to feel at all.... #shookt

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Why do we say paint your toes but we don't say paint your fingers

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Why do we say the g in signature but not in sign

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why do we say,"drinking my drink" but not "eating my eat"?

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Why do we say a pair of underwear when it's only one, not two. Like it's a pair of socks, cuz there's two. But why for underwear and pants?

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Why do we say a person is taking the bus but in reality.....the bus is taking the person....

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