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Re: Popcorn fart

Posted by ESC on February 25, 2009 at 13:14

In Reply to: Popcorn fart posted by Shawna on February 25, 2009 at 08:53:

: Does anyone know where the saying "smaller than a popcorn fart" got started. Also "smells like a popcorn fart".

I haven't heard those versions. But a similar phrase dates from the early 1970s. Memory is a funny thing. I can't remember people's names or much of anything else. But I almost always remember when I first heard a phrase. My roommate in Huntington, W.Va., around 1970 said her father used the expression "dryer than..."