Posted by Brian from Shawnee on January 24, 2003
In Reply to: Your mother wears combat boots! posted by Jim on January 23, 2003
I remember the phrase being "Your mother wears army boots" and I have a vague impression that Bugs Bunny said it once or twice. It has the feeling of being from the WWII-era when almost everyone knew someone in the armed forces. I'd take it to mean "your mother is frumpy", or something like that.