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Mad as a box of frogs

Posted by ESC on June 20, 2003

In Reply to: Mad as a box of frogs posted by Jim on June 20, 2003

: Anyone know where "mad as a box of frogs" comes from?

I've never heard it, but I like it. I'll check in my references and see if there's an origin. Sounds like a companion to "crazy as a rat in a can." (More polite than "crazy as a sh*thouse rat.")