Go pound sand.....

Posted by R. Berg on September 24, 2001

In Reply to: Go pound sand..... posted by Jim on September 24, 2001

: : : Can anyone offer an explanation of the term [to] "go pound sand"? What is the origin of the phrase?

: : Type "pound sand" into the search box for a previous discussion.

: Previous postings link to a discussion of "Go pound salt," but there is no definitive relationship made.

The one insult is a variant of the other. Try this post (linked below) in the "pound salt" series:
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