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Hotter than the hubs of Hades

Posted by Steve on June 13, 2008 at 12:08

I don't find "hotter than the hubs of Hades" in Phrase Finder. There's some speculation on other sites, but this is the one I trust. Does anyone have a definitive answer? It seems to be fairly common in the U.S (I first heard it over 50 years ago).