Date: Thu, 27 Apr 1995 15:43:54 -0400 From: "(Jerry Miller)" Subject: Re: Anodyne Expletives and TV police dramas I believe that, while scuzz bucket and rat-breath were unknown to me before Belker used them on Hill Street, I was familiar with scumbag, as well as scumbucket and scumbum, long before that show came along. When and where they entered my frame of reference, I'm not at all sure, but here in Indiana they have been around for a while, I think. jmiller