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    a shake and bake

    Hi,

    I really can't understand what the following sentence mean.
    Could anyone help me?
    Thank you very much.

    A human told a group of vampires, "I understand all of you are sun challenged, but I could use a little shake and bake. I''ll take care of the baking part if you can handle the shaking."

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    Re: a shake and bake

    Quote Originally Posted by IQU3838 View Post
    Hi,

    I really can't understand what the following sentence means.
    Could anyone help me?
    Thank you very much.

    A human told a group of vampires, "I understand all of you are sun challenged, but I could use a little shake and bake. I''ll take care of the baking part if you can handle the shaking."
    It doesn't mean anything to me.

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    Re: a shake and bake

    Quote Originally Posted by IQU3838 View Post
    Hi,

    I really can't understand what the following sentence mean.
    Could anyone help me?
    Thank you very much.

    A human told a group of vampires, "I understand all of you are sun challenged, but I could use a little shake and bake. I''ll take care of the baking part if you can handle the shaking."
    I understand only parts of the dialogue. 'Sun-challenged' [I do wish people would take more care about these hyphens, but that's irrelevant... ] is a reference to their pale skin. 'Shake and bake' is probably a reference to a range of convenience food preparations (Shake 'n Bake - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia). The speaker may be saying 'I'll do the sun-bathing' - but I have no idea what the 'shaking' is. Shaking with cold...

    Another possibility is that it's a reference to a way of making methamphetamine, called 'Shake 'n bake' because it's so easy.... I really don't know - not my field.

    b

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