Why do "fat chance" and "slim chance" mean the same thing?


#1

Is one just literal and one just sarcasm at it’s finest?

Comments?

What did the math textbook say to the physics textbook?

Man, I got problems…


#2

Mind is blown.


#3

It means you eat too many hamburgers filthy american swine. Plus they DON’T mean the same thing. Fat chance is NO way, slim chance is MAYBE.


#4

Humanity is still far too young for such a question to have a definitive answer anytime in the foreseeable future.


#5

Like you indicated, fat chance is said with a sarcastic inflection while slim chance is literal.

imo.


#6

Why are they called APARTMENTS if they are so close together?


#7

Why are the chicks in your avatars called Suicide Girls when they make me feel SO ALIIIVE


#8

This. </thread>


#9

the word “terrific” can be used positively and negatively

that was a terrific hamburger :woot:

i have a terrific headache :sad:


#10

Fat chance is being a sarcastic asshole.

Slim chance is being a straight forward asshole.


#11

Yeah. Plus, weren’t discussions over this banned?