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Posted By: Allan C.
12-Feb-03 - 03:49 PM
Thread Name: Folklore: favorite southern US expression
Subject: RE: favorite southern US expression
That dog won't hunt - meaning your suggestion isn't feasible

Finer than frog's hair - refers to something especially pleasing - one of those prepositions we were always warned about in school. This is often unnecessarily added to a question such as: "Where's JoeBob's house at?"