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    28 Of The Weirdest Job Interview Questions You Don't Want To Be Asked

    "What kind of vegetable do you aspire to be?"

    We recently asked the BuzzFeed Community about the weirdest question they were asked in a job interview. Here are some of their responses.

    1. "How would you market spoiled milk?"

    2. "How much meat can you stuff in this bag?"

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    3. "You're trapped in a blender with no equipment... how do you get out?"

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    Via Diana Salazar (Facebook)

    4. "Do you make the bed every morning?"

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    5. "If you were any object in a kitchen what would you be and why?"

    6. "At first glance, what do you hate about me?"

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    Via Sara Coates (Facebook)

    7. “If you could have any celebrity parents, alive or dead, who would they be?”

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    8. "What was the best song of the decade?"

    9. "If you were a character from Saved By The Bell, based on your personality, behavior, and work ethic, who would you be?"

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    Via Felicia Zuniga (Facebook)

    10. “How do you feel about the Iran nuclear situation, and is it or is it not hypocritical of the US to make them disarm when we will not?”

    11. “How many people do you think voted in the last election?”

    12. "Pick a jelly bean. What does the colour of the jelly bean represent to you?"

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    Via Leanne LC (Facebook)

    13. "How many basketballs do you think can fit into this room?"

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    14. “What’s your favorite type of vodka?”

    15. "What's in the trunk of your car right now?"

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    Via Katy Alice (Facebook)

    16. “If you were a scented marker, what would you smell like?"

    17. "Who would win in a fight: a shark or an alligator?"

    18. "Why are manhole covers round?"

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    Via Amy Stilwell (Facebook)

    19. “Do you hang your toilet paper roll over or under the toilet roll holder?”

    20. “If I were to look in your CD player right now what CD would I find?"

    21. "Do you want to build a snowman?"

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    Via Robert Essex (Facebook)

    22. “If you were a cereal, which cereal would you be?”

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    23. "What kind of vegetable do you aspire to be?

    24. "What do you think about?" (That's it.) / Via

    Via Colin Ross Kingston (Facebook)

    25. "How would you go about trying to find a needle in a haystack?"

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    26. "What is your favorite color combination?"

    27. "Who is your favorite Disney villain?"

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    Via Gene Hughes (Facebook)

    28. And “Do you feel like you wasted time going to a university to end up interviewing here?”

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