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A s sholes and elbows

Posted by SR on April 21, 2004

In Reply to: A s sholes and elbows posted by Dale on April 20, 2004

: Is there an expression or it's derivative "you are as useless as an a**hole on an elbow" in the hick idiom?

: If there is such an expression, what region in the country is more commonly used?

: I belive the expression a**holes and elbows actually means a flurry of activity or intense effort to accomplish a task. Picture men digging a ditch and the foreman yelling, "I want to see nothing but a**holes and elbows until this ditch is dug!"