"my first rodeo"

Jonathan Lighter wuxxmupp2000 at GMAIL.COM
Thu Sep 22 21:02:24 UTC 2011

Several two-dimensional images on cable news lately, including Gov. Perry,
have used the phrase "This isn't/ain't my first rodeo."

David Barnhart mentioned the expression here in 2006 after it was uttered by
G. W. Bush.

That was the year YBQ appeared. Next edition, it should go in.


"If the truth is half as bad as I think it is, you can't handle the truth."

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