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Would you prefere to sweat in 100 degree weather or freeze in 12 degree weather?

  1. ReneeDC1979 profile image61
    ReneeDC1979posted 5 years ago

    Would you prefere to sweat in 100 degree weather or freeze in 12 degree weather?

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    JThomp42posted 5 years ago

    Hi Renee, I would much rather put up with the cold than 100 degree weather. You can put on many layers to keep you warm, but you can only take off a certain amount of clothes. smile

    1. ReneeDC1979 profile image61
      ReneeDC1979posted 5 years agoin reply to this

      It's better to be less clothed and running around in the hot sun :- )  - FREEDOM! Ha Ha!

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      JThomp42posted 5 years agoin reply to this

      smile

  3. dashingscorpio profile image87
    dashingscorpioposted 5 years ago

    I love the Summer! As long as there is a body of water to take a dip in and I can sip on a margarita or mango daiquiri while listening to my iPod under a hut watching people stroll the beach....(That's heaven on earth) to me! :-)
    I love going to the caribbean islands, Cancun, and similar destinations during the Summer. A lot of people say it's too hot for them during that time of year.

    1. ReneeDC1979 profile image61
      ReneeDC1979posted 5 years agoin reply to this

      My favorite carribbean island was St. Lucia - it felt like home to me - best cruise ever

    2. dashingscorpio profile image87
      dashingscorpioposted 5 years agoin reply to this

      I'm partial to St Maarten :-)

  4. peeples profile image92
    peeplesposted 5 years ago

    I'm from the southern coastal area of South Carolina. Hot and humid sunny temps are my favorite. I can always cool off in the ocean or lake. I however never can seem to get warm on a cold day no matter how many layers I put on!

    1. ReneeDC1979 profile image61
      ReneeDC1979posted 5 years agoin reply to this

      Exactly peeples! Cold weather is just that, cold!

  5. Crissylite profile image75
    Crissyliteposted 5 years ago

    I'll take cold over extreme heat anyday. Layers of clothes, soup and hot chocolate, the fire place and body heat can all help to keep you warm.

    1. ReneeDC1979 profile image61
      ReneeDC1979posted 5 years agoin reply to this

      Ooo la la soup, hot chocolate, fire place and body heat - sounds cozy.  But, the cold - stay away!  Thanks for sharing!

  6. moonfairy profile image81
    moonfairyposted 5 years ago

    I live in the northeast and right now it's about 5 degrees and very windy, so the wind chill is probably at about -10...and promises to get colder tonight......it's horrible. I prefer to sweat in the heat....

    1. ReneeDC1979 profile image61
      ReneeDC1979posted 5 years agoin reply to this

      Five degrees! Yuck! Pew! Bleh! I'm allergic to freezing temperatures.  I think my brain laughs at me for staying in Maryland all this time because I hate cold weather, but am still here every winter.

  7. janshares profile image97
    jansharesposted 5 years ago

    I'd rather freeze as long as I have my gear on. There's nothing you can do in 100 degree heat, especially in DC humidity. Yuck!

    1. ReneeDC1979 profile image61
      ReneeDC1979posted 5 years agoin reply to this

      Oh Jan yucky cold weather.  100 degree heat you can go outside and play tennis.  That's the best tennis weather, at least that's what my coaches said.  :-)  The South Africa heat was the best to me.  It was hot and humid and dry, but nice weather.

  8. ReneeDC1979 profile image61
    ReneeDC1979posted 5 years ago

    Thank you all for your comments.  Summer heat all the way, baby!  Thanks for stopping by, and keep hubbing!

  9. ftclick profile image56
    ftclickposted 5 years ago

    12 degrees would be better than 100. Many layers of clothing does help although after a few weeks it would get annoying. Just like the heat.

    1. ReneeDC1979 profile image61
      ReneeDC1979posted 5 years agoin reply to this

      12 degrees is for the birds.  Well maybe not cause that's when they fly south.  Ha Ha!

  10. cjpooja26 profile image65
    cjpooja26posted 5 years ago

    Yes I would also prefer to freeze in 12 degree I can bear it but 100 degree??? never  .can not do anything.

    1. ReneeDC1979 profile image61
      ReneeDC1979posted 5 years agoin reply to this

      aww cjpooja, I say bring on the heat.

  11. Valene profile image86
    Valeneposted 5 years ago

    100 degrees, please!!! I'd much rather sweat it out than be cold! I hate winter and even though summer can get uncomfortable, I can handle it much better.

    1. ReneeDC1979 profile image61
      ReneeDC1979posted 5 years agoin reply to this

      Exactly Valene.   I get to enjoy the heat, go to the pool, and drink frozen lemonade outside!  Thanks for stoppping by and keep hubbing!

  12. AbFreak101 profile image60
    AbFreak101posted 5 years ago

    Sweat in hot weather the cold is very miserable.Next time it negative 10 go out side in shorts and a t shirt then report back

    1. ReneeDC1979 profile image61
      ReneeDC1979posted 5 years agoin reply to this

      Ummm how about no, but if I ever feel a little crazy, I'll think about it.

  13. jlpark profile image84
    jlparkposted 5 years ago

    I like the heat as I can't always get warmed up if I'm cold.  However, I will fall back on my one saying in relation to the weather:

    "You can always put more clothes on.  It's only socially acceptable to take so many off!"

  14. vibz profile image60
    vibzposted 5 years ago

    Would prefer freezing weather as compared to Summers.

  15. platinumOwl4 profile image76
    platinumOwl4posted 5 years ago

    ReneeDC1979, I would much rather sweat in 100 degrees than freeze in 12 degree weather. Oh, by the way was that 12 or 12 below?

    1. ReneeDC1979 profile image61
      ReneeDC1979posted 5 years agoin reply to this

      Either one platinum.  Both are cold to me, and I'm allergic to them. ;-)

  16. ChitrangadaSharan profile image55
    ChitrangadaSharanposted 5 years ago

    That's a tough choice. But I would prefer the later. You can try and keep yourself warm by wearing woolens or sitting around bonfire. Summers make me restless.

    1. ReneeDC1979 profile image61
      ReneeDC1979posted 5 years agoin reply to this

      Awwww Chitrangada. I'll take warm weather and less clothing any day.  Summer all the way.  Thanks for stopping by.  Keep hubbing!

  17. nanderson500 profile image83
    nanderson500posted 5 years ago

    I would have to go with 100 degrees. I hate being cold.

    1. ReneeDC1979 profile image61
      ReneeDC1979posted 5 years agoin reply to this

      Yay! Another warm weather advisory!  Thanks for stoppimg by nanderson500, and keep hubbing!

  18. Cordelia Bay profile image61
    Cordelia Bayposted 5 years ago

    Personally, I would prefer neither of these situations....however, I like to be cool in the summer and warm in the winter.

    1. ReneeDC1979 profile image61
      ReneeDC1979posted 5 years agoin reply to this

      That's a fair answer.  Now I'll accept those conditions of they worked like that.

  19. franksg384 profile image76
    franksg384posted 5 years ago

    I love summer time because of the activities, but you can always put on more clothes to keep warm. People look at your funny when you take off too many to stay cool!

 
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