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infostyx commented on the word gruesome twosome
I first heard it in the 'Lets Get Together' Song from the old school Hayley Mills version of Parent Trap. But thats probably not where it orignated.
November 27, 2007
bilby commented on the word gruesome twosome
An Australian coxless four that won a gold medal in Olympic rowing was dubbed the Oarsome Foursome. Yet to have a mausoleum.
November 26, 2007
mollusque commented on the word gruesome twosome
SoG, it's best known for referring to Lenin and Stalin in the mausoleum in Red Square. A Google Book search finds the phrase in Analog Science Fiction & Fact from 1930, but the snippet view doesn't show the context.
sonofgroucho commented on the word gruesome twosome
I've always liked this phrase. Does anybody know where it originates?
November 25, 2007