Jerry Garcia (1943-1995) was the lead guitarist for the San Francisco band the Grateful Dead
. AKA "Captain Trips" and "The Fat Man".
Jerry rocked tonight! (Heard at many a great Grateful Dead concert over the years.)
September 13, 2004
A way of swearing, without swearing. Instead of saying "Jesus Christ!" you say "Jiminy Cricket!" Both words have the same initials. Of course, Jiminy Cricket was the bug in the Disney Pinnochio movie.
Jiminy Cricket, I wasted my money on that Mel Gibson movie!
Bothered, bent out of shape, upset, angry. Dates back to wringer clothes washers. Undoubtedly, getting one's tit caught in the wringer would have been quite upsetting.
Yes, dear, so I lost a hundred bucks playing poker. Don't get your tit in a wringer.
In a bad way, in a bad situation.
He got caught stealing from the office. He's really got his tit in a wringer.
Fred Flintstone's neighbor and best friend.
The cockney said, "Gee that Barney Rubble got into a barney rubble last night."
Having sex with a dead animal of the same sex as you.
Caught in the act of having anal sex with a dead male dog, Mr. H. was charged with the crime of homonecrobestiality.
Well, okay, it's "wringer" with a "w" not "ringer" but the concept is correct.
See "tit in a wringer" listing
His tit was caught in the wringer, because he didn't know how to spell.