Posted by Bob on March 03, 2004
In Reply to: Dining ... I think posted by Bruce Kahl on March 03, 2004
: : I recently heard someone refer to "a Tom Jones dinner". Anybody know what this is ?
: : Tnx, Steven
: Saw one definition:
: "messy eating encouraged but clean up thoroughly afterward"
: (Akin to "Animal House's Food Fight.)
The movie version of Fielding's "Tom Jones" featured a dining scene with Tom and a wench where they ate in a lascivious manner. It was seductive and (for the times anyway) a bit bawdy, and became famous.