Tuesday, April 18, 2006


From today's word origin calendar:

Working Stiff

  • If you feel that your job is bad for your health, you may have a real reason to use this phrase. It originated from an old slang use for the word "stiff," meaning "corpse."

  • I always wondered what it was like to be one of the walking dead. Seems I have known all along...

    1 comment:

    shirley said...

    Hee, hee! The term could also be used for a male stripper!