Re: OFF-TOPIC: resource for sayings

Subject: Re: OFF-TOPIC: resource for sayings
From: Anne Magee <magee -at- caris -dot- com>
To: "TECHWR-L" <techwr-l -at- lists -dot- raycomm -dot- com>
Date: Wed, 21 Mar 2001 13:57:02 -0400

At 09:45 AM 3/21/01 -0800, Mike wrote:

One of my dept. heads is giving a speech soon, and he
wants me to find the origin of the following:

"Straight from the horse's mouth"

"As a rule of thumb"

Anyone have a good resource on the Net for the origin
of some of these sayings?

http://www.straightdope.com/columns/000512.html explains the rule of thumb. Can't find the horse's mouth though.

Anne
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