When did you need to get off my lawn?
October 17, 2008 10:30 AM Subscribe
What is the origin of the phrase "[you] damn kids get off my lawn!"
posted by epersonae to writing & language (21 answers total) 3 users marked this as a favorite
After running across another variant for the 87,342nd time today, curiosity got the better of me. Is there a specific origin for this phrase? Anything else about its history? (Googling gets me lots and lots of uses, mostly political, but nothing useful.)