in the Q-zone

in the Q-zone

mod. dead; on the verge of death; with the mouth showing the Q-sign. Look at that tongue hanging out. This guy’s in the Q-zone.
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In more ways than one, I would like to think about the quirky plans of many telephone company broadband programs and their shortfalls as understandable in the Q-zone, but their plans are not nearly as much fun as Q," Stewart quipped.