a descriptive phrase (originally coined by gertrude stein) now used to convey an utter lack of substance or veracity as it pertains to the subject under discussion.
alternatively, the phrase can be used as a literal absence of a physical location.
bush and cheney keep screaming about a link between iraq and al queda, but there’s no there there.
i went searching for atlantis, but there’s no there there.
- texas mouth
generally a side effect to long-term smoking, which causes the smoker to talk using only one side of the mouth. drew barrymore seems to have a bit of a texas mouth.
- The Reverse Hillbilly
the act of making sweet, sweet love to your cousin or sibling of the same s-x. joe bob: i just made intercourse with bobby joe billy bob: but he’s your cousin! you gon’ an’ don’ the reverse hillbilly joe bob: oh well
- the royal we
pr-noun used by royalty to indicate that they represent both the body natural and the body politic-. thus, the usage of the personal pr-noun ‘we’. -the collective body of a nation or state as politically organized with the king/queen being viewed as the head, the peasantry being viewed as the legs etc. “we are not […]
- The Sad Unicorn
a used condom is put on someones forehead so they look like a sad unicorn. it was awesome, i totally gave her the sad unicorn last night. she didnt know how to react.
- The Tiger Talk
prenuptial pep-talk given by the female partner in a relationship; detailing the dark consequences which will immediately follow any instance of infidelity on the male’s part. “uh, so jen and i were out having some indian last night, when she laid the tiger talk right on me” “wow! really?” “yeah, it was kinda scary, man. […]