In Reply to: Aim low, they're riding shetlands posted by Jessica on March 24, 2010 at 08:42:
: Does anyone know the origin and history behind the phrase "aim low, they're riding shetlands"? I'm very curious! Thanks
I'm guessing that you know that Shetland ponies are small - if not, that's probably all you need to know.
Other than that, I've never heard this before and it appears just to be a little joke. If there's any deep meaning I can't see it.