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Re: Fat, dumb, and happy

Posted by ESC on December 27, 2004

In Reply to: Fat, dumb, and happy posted by Bookworm on December 27, 2004

: How old is this phrase and what is its origin? I heard it for the first time about 6 years ago, but I am sure it is much older than that.

I first heard it in the 1970s, spoken by a gynecologist. He was talking about himself. At least, I think he was.