Your big-boy pants

Jonathan Lighter wuxxmupp2000 at GMAIL.COM
Fri Jun 13 12:32:07 UTC 2014

Philip Mudd, ex-CIA analyst, on CNN re Bergdahl:

"As I said in the past, you gotta strap your big-boy pants on, 'cause there
ain't no good decisions!"

SWAG: suggested by the checked pants of the Big Boy Restaurant Big Boy.

And "You're a big boy now."

271,000 raw hits for "your big boy pants on."


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