"The buck stops here". What other saying have you no clear idea as to what it means because of its origin?

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"The buck stops here". What other saying have you no clear idea as to what it means because of its origin?

Explained by Chuck_Tom...

One day I googled "buck"... I had to before I went nuts.

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Don't look a gift horse in the mouth.


Why would an average person do that?

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Chuck_Tom Chuck_Tom OP

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Trojan War?

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VicZinc VicZinc

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Sounds 'bout right.
Then some may say the horse is a gift so accept it, graciously, in that light... no matter how old it is going by its teeth?

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Chuck_Tom Chuck_Tom OP

In response to “Sounds 'bout right. Then some may say the...

I yhink ot is the the teeth thing

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Carla Carla

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Yeah... :)

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Chuck_Tom Chuck_Tom OP

"Bob’s your Uncle"

what does my uncle have to do with this? And who's bob? Which uncle?

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Zolfie Zolfie

In response to “"Bob’s your Uncle" **what does...

Yup :(
Makes little sense...

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Chuck_Tom Chuck_Tom OP

Lame Duck

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VicZinc VicZinc

Ill be a monkeys uncle.

So..im calling my sibling a monkeys parent?

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Carla Carla

In response to “Ill be a monkeys uncle. So..im calling my...

And you're an uncle?
Monkey's aunt doesn't sound right, eh?

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Chuck_Tom Chuck_Tom OP

In response to “And you're an //uncle//? Monkey's aunt...

Right? The whole saying is skewed.

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Carla Carla

In response to “Right? The whole saying is skewed.

Yup. We guys is always gettin' skewed somehow... (cry)

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Chuck_Tom Chuck_Tom OP

Everybody has a plan, until they get punched in the face.

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Rooster Rooster

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That one makes sense... (y)

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Chuck_Tom Chuck_Tom OP

to the victor go the spoils

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SynysterGates SynysterGates

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I wouldn't wish that on a broke **** dog! (hehe)(hehe)

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Rooster Rooster

When I was in the Marine Corps in NC, the people measured distance in either a yonder or a right smart piece. Is a right smart piece farther than a yonder? If so, how much further?

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Flrdsgns Flrdsgns

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Let's ask this crow... (hehe)

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Chuck_Tom Chuck_Tom OP

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