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Mexican stand-off

Michael Cronin

Mexican stand-off

by Michael Cronin

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Published by Hale .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementMichael Cronin.
The Physical Object
Pagination176p.
Number of Pages176
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21309028M

  Carl Weber's The Family Business - S01E08 - Mexican Stand Off - Janu || Carl Weber's The Family Business (01/29/). Shanghai Noon Quotes. I don't know Karate but I do know crazy, and I will use it. Roy O'Bannon. Permalink: I don't know Karate but I do know crazy, and I will use it. Added: Ap How about that? It's a Mexican standoff.

  I’ve always thought a Mexican stand-off was one involving three parties rather than two. In a two-party stand-off each is preventing the other from making some move to resolve the conflict, but in the three-party situation each is preventing the one in front of them from making a move while being threatened from the side. Mexican Stand-off. Adam Ross tapped his pen repeatedly on the desk. "Come on. Come on. Give me something," he cooed to the computer as though coaxing a reluctant child. "You can do it baby." Finally there was a dull bleep and a little box popped up. 'File recovered Adam.' "Good job. That's my girl.".

Wiktionary says that it may have arisen in the late s, in the American southwest.. M-W says it was first used in the late s.. This podcast/public radio show suggests that it came from the use of 'Mexican' as a derogatory seems to be substantiated by this believable blog post on the subject.. So, there doesn't seem to be a certain origin, just that it came about in the late s. Mexican standoff definition, a stalemate or impasse; a confrontation that neither side can win. See more.


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