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“Last one in’s a rotten egg!”

“Last one in’s a rotten egg!“ (The last one to jump into the water is a rotten egg.) As it relates to ducklings following their mother and taking the plunge for the first time. This etymological inquiry was inspired by … Continue reading

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Cage Free Eggs

Does the village idiot know he’s the village idiot? Does a senile person know that he’s senile? Do severely retarded people know they’re retarded? At what point, if ever, does a sucker know he’s been suckered? Does a fool know … Continue reading

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