Made-up slang from the 40s movie The Bachelor and the Bobby-Soxer. See also Made Up.
3. Pizza on a Record Player
Sure sign of a raging party. See also Party.
4. Alligator Pears
What Americans used to call avacados. See also Old-Timey.
5. Air Trip
See also Old-Timey.
Fancy word for naive or simplistic.
Someone who talks a lot without making sense.
8. Interpretive Jiggery-Pokery
How justice Antonin Scalia described a recent Supreme Court decision upholding the Affordable Care Act.
9. Exit Pursued by Bear
An inherently funny stage direction. See also Theater.
Funny Things to Do
10. Chicken Pox Parties
The abandoned and now discredited practice of parents gathering children around a child known to have chicken pox and, among other methods to spread the infection, sharing lollipops. The theory was that chicken pox is less dangerous to children than adults, and should be encountered as early in life as possible. See also 70's.