Wednesday, June 18, 2014

For the Monuments Men

Filed under: General — m759 @ 7:15 PM

The title refers to…

  1. A Log24 post of 7:59 AM ET today
  2. A New York Times  story of 11:59 AM ET today:

Online Etymology Dictionary  on the title of the first Holden Caulfield
story, “I’m Crazy,” in Collier’s , December 22, 1945 —

Meaning “full of cracks or flaws” is from 1580s;
that of “of unsound mind, or behaving as so” is from 1610s.
Jazz slang sense “cool, exciting” attested by 1927….
Phrase crazy like a fox  recorded from 1935.

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