Whence that whistle?
June 16, 2011 1:45 PM Subscribe
The clichéed two-part catcalling whistle that is performed at the sight of a hottie -- almost exclusively a man whistling at a woman -- that sounds like this
. Rising, then falling. Where did that particular "tune" come from? What is the earliest recorded instance of its use? How was it popularized?
posted by Greg Nog to human relations (9 answers total) 13 users marked this as a favorite