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Bill D BS: Language Pet Peeves (1661* d) RE: BS: Language Pet Peeves 27 Aug 20

When my brother was about 3-4, he briefly adopted, as a way of showing displeasure with someone, the phrase "You oughta be in an insane-aylum!"

We never quite figured out where he got the original, but he dropped it after people laughed a few times.

I've always thought it could be a useful construction.

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