English translation: This is a perfect example of not knowing the answer/anything about [...]
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17:24 Dec 7, 2004
English to English translations [Non-PRO] Art/Literary - Poetry & Literature
Clearly, in this context, Ann Henry considered herself to have been naive. Therefore "clueless" means naive. She thought that nobody from Arkansas could be elected president. She was wrong. Does this help?
Explanation: More context would help, but that's what "clueless" usually means.
"Talk about being clueless" would probably mean that the person being discussed is stupid or has no idea about what they are doing or what is going on.
Aisha Maniar Local time: 09:32 Works in field Native speaker of: English PRO pts in category: 32
adj : totally uninformed about what is going on; not having even a clue from which to infer what is occurring.
In your phrase above, somebody is commenting about another person negatively. They say, "talk about" to refer to the other person. Perhaps the person referred to has done or sadi something very silly, showing his/her ignorance.
Neil Phillipson Local time: 09:32 Native speaker of: English PRO pts in category: 4
14 hrs confidence:
talk about being clueless!
without a clue..not having a clue..
Explanation: talk about being clueless!
airmailrpl Brazil Local time: 07:32 Works in field Native speaker of: English, Portuguese PRO pts in category: 64