use of "my bad"

Bill Palmer w_a_palmer at BELLSOUTH.NET
Fri May 29 12:38:46 UTC 2009

I first heard it when my son used it as a middle school student in the
mid-1980s.  still used, esp. by ballplayers, after an error or misplay.

Bill Palmer

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From: "Jocelyn Limpert" <jocelyn.limpert at GMAIL.COM>
Sent: Friday, May 29, 2009 7:44 AM
Subject: use of "my bad"

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