ETYMOLOGY QUESTION….Does anyone know the origin of the phrase “mouth breather,” in the sense of “clueless troglodyte”? None of my reference books says anything about it, ten seconds on Google hasn’t produced an answer, and it doesn’t really seem to make sense. What’s the deal?
Senate Democrats/FlickrA Closer Look at Klobuchar's Electability ArgumentThe evidence simply isn't that strong.
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The White House/FlickrNo Other President Would Have Survived Defrauding Veterans' Charitiesby David AtkinsOne of the many perversities of the Trump era is the low bar to which presidential ...read more