Archive for the ‘Ruprecht’ tag
The reference to Ruprecht in my last post has caused an avalanche of email concerning the double-plus awesomeness of the Caine/Martin vehicle Dirty Rotten Scoundrels. What a movie. Right up there in Bones’ Top 6. A refresher:
Comedy brilliance. I am told that White House Chief of Staff Rahm Emmanuel is the latest to adopt my practice of using the term “Ruprecht” as a synonym for “retard” - an altogether nastier, meaner and more spiteful term which he has used before to wide condemnation.
Not since I coined the phrase “coined the phrase” has one of my verbal-innovations caught on so quickly….