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Old January 4 2013, 07:15 PM   #358
Alidar Jarok
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Re: Sayings that you hate now

thestrangequark wrote: View Post
^I thought it was people just mis-saying "I couldn't care less"...a phrase that actually makes sense.
The problem is "could care less" is recorded in American English usage even earlier than Couldn't Care Less. That's why people have come up with an alternate explanation besides "they're saying it wrong." Yiddish influence is the most popular of these explanations.
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