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Why are all colds stupid?

Blecch.

I have a cold. A stupid cold, at that.

For some reason, those two words go together.  STUPID + COLD.  No one has an intelligent cold, or a smarty-pants cold or even a sassy cold.

They're just plain stupid.  Now if they go beyond the "stupid" phase, the brain power of the virus is no longer mentioned. Suddenly, it becomes a NASTY cold or a HORRIBLE cold. (But I'm assuming its IQ is still relatively low.)

And if colds are so stupid, why can't we outsmart them? What does that say about us?

Here's one way to TRY and outsmart a cold--with an over-the-counter medicine.

Check out this commercial from 1990, featuring Tony-award winning actor Nathan Lane. He's been in movies too, and also plays Cam and Mitchell's excitable friend Pepper on Modern Family.




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