Date: Tue, 18 Oct 1994 22:02:11 -0700

From: "Joseph B. Monda" monda[AT SYMBOL GOES HERE]SEATTLEU.EDU

Subject: Re: offending idioms

"More bang for your buck" may have pharmacological and sexual implications

now, but it did not when it was first used. It applied to ordnance. A

case of semantic drift, folk etymology or what?

Joe Monda who wishes he had more bucks