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Posted: Aug 22, 2013 - 11:10am

because


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Posted: Dec 20, 2007 - 5:18pm

JrzyTmata wrote:
I know what pants are. just didn't see the connection between underwear and bad.

see my post from urbandictionary

I've posted a journal to clear it up for other unfortunates. Possibly.
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Posted: Dec 20, 2007 - 5:13pm

callum wrote:

I don't know...OEDonline gives this as the ultimate derivation:
Pants->Pantloon (tight breechs)->Pantalone, a character in Italian commedia dell’arte represented as a foolish old man wearing pantaloons.


I know what pants are. just didn't see the connection between underwear and bad.

see my post from urbandictionary
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Posted: Dec 20, 2007 - 5:11pm

JrzyTmata wrote:
yeah, I get that part but how in the hell did it derive from underwear?

I don't know...OEDonline gives this as the ultimate derivation:
Pants->Pantloon (tight breechs)->Pantalone, a character in Italian commedia dell’arte represented as a foolish old man wearing pantaloons.



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Posted: Dec 20, 2007 - 5:10pm

ptooey wrote:

How does any slang come to be? *shrug*


I was just happy to understand what the hell everyone was going on about.

holy crap! I found it!

from Urban Dictionary.com

6. pants

Not good, not up to the task, not true. Originally a UK schoolboy slang expression: "a pile of pants", presumably the equivalent of dirty, smelly washing. Later spread to adults and abreviated.

"It doesn't work. It's just a pile of pants!" or "I don't like that group. Their music is pants" cf "balsa" and "a piece of balsa".
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Posted: Dec 20, 2007 - 5:10pm

JrzyTmata wrote:
yeah, I get that part but how in the hell did it derive from underwear?

It's English - brought to you by the same folks who call a bathroom a "loo." Go figure.
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Posted: Dec 20, 2007 - 5:07pm

JrzyTmata wrote:
yeah, I get that part but how in the hell did it derive from underwear?

How does any slang come to be? *shrug*


I was just happy to understand what the hell everyone was going on about.

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Posted: Dec 20, 2007 - 5:06pm

ptooey wrote:

AHA!

I finally understand! -----scroll down to "pants (!)" entry
yeah, I get that part but how in the hell did it derive from underwear?
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Posted: Dec 20, 2007 - 5:06pm

callum wrote:
Took ya long enough....is it you whos Mr research man or redbc?

pdhski

Hey gimme a break, I'm not here much.


...and that's kinda pants.

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Posted: Dec 20, 2007 - 5:04pm

ptooey wrote: Took ya long enough....is it you whos Mr research man or redbc?
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Posted: Dec 20, 2007 - 5:03pm

callum wrote:

Aye! Y'all are pants!

AHA!

I finally understand! -----scroll down to "pants (!)" entry
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Posted: Dec 20, 2007 - 5:01pm

JrzyTmata wrote:
that's just pants.

Aye! Y'all are pants!
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Posted: Dec 20, 2007 - 5:00pm

callum wrote:
English muffins are better for munching....

*snork*



edit: I can't believe no one made that joke yet in four pages!
that's just pants.
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Posted: Dec 20, 2007 - 5:00pm

callum wrote:
English muffins are better for munching....

*snork*



edit: I can't believe no one made that joke yet in four pages!






what does it mean?
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Posted: Dec 20, 2007 - 4:58pm

English muffins are better for munching....

*snork*



edit: I can't believe no one made that joke yet in four pages!
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Posted: Dec 20, 2007 - 4:31pm

Leslie wrote:
left behind

Okay, okay I'm incredibly bored. I haven't had any work all day long.



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Posted: Dec 20, 2007 - 4:26pm

lily34 wrote:


because you KNOW there will be more left behind...it is some sort of vacuum they have there at the labs.
left behind

Okay, okay I'm incredibly bored. I haven't had any work all day long.
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Posted: Dec 20, 2007 - 4:23pm

JrzyTmata wrote:
so do I. easy to re-do when you're tired of that arrangement or you acquire more panties.


because you KNOW there will be more left behind...it is some sort of vacuum they have there at the labs.
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Posted: Dec 20, 2007 - 4:22pm

lily34 wrote:


i like the framing idea a LOT.
so do I. easy to re-do when you're tired of that arrangement or you acquire more panties.
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Posted: Dec 20, 2007 - 4:21pm

Please wash the underwear first
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