Re: SpongebobSquare . . . ??
- --- In email@example.com, "dianejoy@e..." <dianejoy@e...>
>was a hip
> In a message dated 5/7/2003 9:49:12 AM Eastern Daylight Time,
> purpleom@b... writes:
> > but sadly it was pants.
> << Was I out of the room when it was decided that "it was pants"
> new phrase? What does this mean? >>portion
> OK, I'll bite. I think it refers to the child game of replacing a
> of a title or ending a sentence with the word "pants"---whichmakes the
> sentence funny, or at least mildly amusing. An example:death."
> Original title: Gone with the Wind becomes "Gone with the Pants."
> Original quote: Patrick Henry said "Give me liberty or give me
> becomes "Patrick Henry said 'Give me liberty or give me pants.'"I think its simpler than this. In the UK, saying something is pants
> It only works in certain kinds of sentences.
> Oh, never mind! ---djb
is just the same as something is crap or bollocks.