Posted by Victoria S Dennis on March 23, 2008 at 16:54:
In Reply to: Silly ass posted by Emory Titus on March 23, 2008 at 15:03:
: How did the phrase, 'silly ass' originate?
In the idea that the ass, i.e. the donkey,
is a silly animal. Possibly because with those big wonky ears it looks silly, and its bray is a silly (and deafening) noise. (VSD)