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Re: Yo momma/your old man

Posted by ESC on January 12, 2000

In Reply to: 20's phrase posted by Bob on January 11, 2000

: Whats the origin and meaning of the phrase, "so's your old man" or "and so's your old man"

When it's insults about female relatives (Yo momma.) it is called "playing the dozens." But I couldn't find any reference to the origin of "so's your old man." I'll keep looking.