Reply to post: Re: And wtf is a 'stick' of butter?

Geo-boffins drill into dino-killing asteroid crater, discover extinction involves bad smells, chilly weather, no broadband internet...

jake Silver badge

Re: And wtf is a 'stick' of butter?

Never heard that one, but given that the Pennsylvania Dutch wereare often dairymen, it would make some sense. I always heard that it was because of the long, narrow shape if the Eastern-pack ("Elgin") quarter pound. (Sorry, my OED is out of reach at the moment.)

What happens if you ask your waitress to pat your knob in Blighty?

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