Editor63, I love June bugs! If you put about twenty of ‘em in a Bell jar, and put your ear to it it sounds like bacon and eggs frying…….so easy to catch! Right out of the air! They were once called Humbugs. That’s where the phrase ‘Humbug" came from. Nothing but a humbug was a phrase originally meant to assure someone that it wasn’t a bee or a wasp, it eventually came to mean, “nothing of consequence..” Thus, Uncle Scrooge said “Humbug!”….
Jul 31, 2013
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