What’s the weather like up there?

Ha-freaking-ha. The only thing we tall women can do with this is smile weakly and edge away. Jokes about the physical appearance of other people are usually hurtful to the target of the joke. Again, apply the boob test: Would you make a joke about a woman’s breasts being so large that they enter a room before she does? I’m thinking you wouldn’t.

Men must be so intimidated by your height!

Well, I am married to a taller man and I have dated shorter men, which was never a problem. Asking me this question implies that you think men don’t find me attractive. In a society where looks count for a lot, that could be hurtful.

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