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Question about a line of a sitcom I'm watching a sitcom called The Golden Girls. When Dorothy is going out with a new man, Rose asked:"Oh, who is he, Dorothy?" "Oh, his name is Glen O'Brien." "Where'd you meet him?" Sophia said:"His name is O'Brien. Two to one, she met him at a gin mill." Why does Sophia say that?
Dec 14, 2016 7:11 AM
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Ha ha. O'Brien is an Irish name. There is a stereotype about Irish people that they cannot resist alcohol (which is what would be served at the gin mill)
December 14, 2016
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