Tuesday, October 12, 2010

Hoist On One's Own Petard!

I noted the rather humorous, scatological petard etymology in a previous post.

1 comment:

Anonymous said...

Yeah, if a grenade lands in your foxhole, be sure to look right at it. This reminds me of my (decorated) Vietnam vet brother's claim:

"If the Vietnamese put a sign in a field that said, 'This is a boobytrap', some dumbass would be sure to pick it up."