Sunday, September 21, 2008

today's word fail

faceplant---wtf is up with that? if ur thinking of a fern or shrub or something, it's like--dude, nice going word. not.

1 comment:

tubbalard said...

Ah, the etymology - from the learned art of skateboarding - from the handplant, planting a hand to extend the board way up high. faceplant is a natural description of a failure to execute this maneuver correctly. describes toddlers' trial-and-error efforts to walk fairly well too.