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How painful is an ice cream headache on a scale of 0 to 10? There is no pain above 10 because you pass out.

0: no pain at all
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10: uncontrollably writhing in all-consuming agony

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Offline Calinthalus

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Re: Pain Scales
« Reply #45 on: August 28, 2019, 11:33:48 AM »
I wish I could like that more than once.
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Re: Pain Scales
« Reply #46 on: August 29, 2019, 02:13:59 AM »
A pathologist's needle in a neuroma in the neck is 11/10.
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Re: Pain Scales
« Reply #47 on: August 29, 2019, 02:20:21 AM »
Your insistence that all other aspects of the pain are irrelevant to my rating of the pain is, therefore, unjustified and, in my opinion, offensive.

Lately, Latinist, one cannot help but notice, everything in your opinion is offensive.
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Re: Pain Scales
« Reply #48 on: September 13, 2019, 10:03:22 PM »
evidence trumps experience | performance over perfection | responsibility – authority = scapegoat | emotions motivate; data doesn't

 

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