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Re: foo

by robsv (Curate)
on Feb 03, 2001 at 00:41 UTC ( #56092=note: print w/ replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to foo

I've also heard it used as a mangling of "If the shoe fits, wear it" (into "If the Foo Sh*ts..."). The Jargon File has a pretty comprehensive etymology here.

- robsv


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