I Love It When You Talk Retro|
Hoochie Coochie, Double Whammy, Drop a Dime, and the Forgotten Origins of American Speech
Today's eighteen-year-olds may not know who Mrs. Robinson is, the size of a breadbox, or why going postal refers to a major uproar. Such "retroterms" are words or phrases whose origin lies in our past. I Love It When You Talk Retro discusses these...