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Posted by R. Berg on March 27, 2003

In Reply to: Why are the French called 'frogs' by their detractors? posted by Word Camel on March 26, 2003

: Just wondering. Apperently 'cheese-eating surrender monkey' is from the Simpsons.

Dict. of Amer. Slang says "Probably from 'frog-eater.'" I'm guessing that alliteration helped.