Yet another example of how goofy the American English language is.
Yes! I absolutely hate that! Whenever I point it out, most people respond with, “How did you know I was eating” or “Can you really hear that?”
At least Red knows not to waste his time trying.
But you’re so good at this, Bud!
Yes, he sure does!
LOL! Dilbert’s response was perfect!
Disco? Yes! Can I come?
It’s disgusting in real life, too. That’s probably why the sound effects in the comic bother you.
As long as they know what good table manners are, kids can turn that on and off. I did when I was a kid, and I know several kids who do that now. I’m guessing that’s harder for adults.
Chili cheese dogs are good too!