Monday, September 3, 2007

Cock-up...

Just read this on a local mag. It explains the history behind the phrase 'cock-up'. It has apparently nothing to do with the you-know-what...

Well, it came from British brewers. When a batch of beer goes bad, the brewer will lift up the cock (or tap) to drain away the spoilt beer from the barrel. Thus when something goes bad, it is a 'cock-up'. Amazing...

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1 comments:

drofla said...

HEY MR WOO!

HAPPY TEACHER DAY!

haha i know this kinda lag but... oh well (:

so having fun in london i can see
lol

hope to see you soon!

-Alford