How the Phrase “Out Like Pluto” Came to Be
by Ted Cockle
When I first heard in 2006 that Pluto was no longer a planet, I’ll admit I was a bit disappointed—mostly because my acronym no longer worked…
Nine what’s? Ahh!
Of course I wanted the acronym to still work, but after watching this, I was convinced of Pluto’s non-planetary status—lest our acronym grow quite . . . um . . . astronomically.
Check it out:
(via 22 words)