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Discussion: I'mn interested in the word...

in: Yukon King; Yukon King > 2009-04-14

Apr 16, 2009 9:52 PM # 
matzah ball:
I'mn interested in the word-history of the 'five'. Is it the AP intensity level 5? the perfect food event? In these parts, one generally says '10' - originating from Olympic diving and gymnastic evaluation parlance?
Apr 16, 2009 11:32 PM # 
Yukon King:
yeah, it's like a ten. I think that the Very Best Prime Rib In the World is a 5.5, but that has only happened once for D. Five's are pretty much as good as it gets. Jamie Oliver just knows how to please my husband - luckily, I am smart enuf to have bought two of his lovely lovely books (the Italy and the Home ones, both awesome). So far.

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