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The meat in the sandwich

Posted by R. Berg on April 02, 2008 at 01:07:

In Reply to: The meat in the sandwich posted by ESC on April 01, 2008 at 21:52:

: : : : Someone being "the meat in the sandwich". What does that mean?

: : : Just guessing -- a person of substance?

: : In the world of depraved humor, being the meat in the sandwich is often thought of as a good thing, one of the best-known cases of which was Lucky Pierre. But please don't ask me to explain, other than that there was Pierre, in the middle between two babes.
: : SS

: Oh, my.

In the version I heard, Pierre was between two men. ~rb