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    I'm going for a moment here.

    Hi folks, Could anybody tell me what the underlined part means? This is from the Golden Girls Season 4, Episode 12. Sophia is taking over as a football coach. Sophia: Forfeit? You mean quit? You can't do that, Rose. No member of my family ever quits. Rose: Sophia, I'm not a member of your...
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    make them eat dirt for breakfast

    Hi folks, Could anybody help me with the following Rose’s line in The Golden Girls Season 4, Episode 12? Rose: Oh, great. Oh, with your help, Dorothy, we'll kick their butts. We'll chew 'em up and spit 'em out. We'll make 'em eat dirt for breakfast. Because breakfast is the most important meal...
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    Knocked the Zorro mask right out of poor Ed Rosen's hand.

    Hi folks, Could anyone explain what Blanche means when she says, "Dorothy, I already called the repairman. Last night the damn ceiling caved in on my bedroom. Knocked the Zorro mask right out of poor Ed Rosen's hand"? This is from The Golden Girls Season 4, Episode 11. I don't get the...
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    Can't quite catch Lois' last name

    Hi folks, Could anybody tell me what Lois' last name is? https://voca.ro/1nAPg6LSTOgG
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    Beta or Delta variant

    Hi folks, Which do you think is better "Beta or Delta variant" or "Beta or Delta variants"?
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    Unable to catch

    Could anybody tell me what Stanley is saying after Dorothy said, "That's what I figured"? This is from The Golden Girls Season 3, Episode 17. https://voca.ro/12hH7MlP8XGD Thanks as always.
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    one more thing I'd like to ask you for

    Hi folks, One of my students wrote, “There’s also one more thing I’d like to ask you for. I need your abstract and keywords, but these can be submitted at the time of proofreading.” I have two questions concerning her first sentence. First, she writes “one more thing” but actually there are...
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    mid-thirties

    Hi folks, When I look up the word “mid-thirties” in “The Free Dictionary,” it says: the time of life between 30 and 40. I’d like to know what you think of this definition. Thanks as always. emp0608
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    [General] "William Conrad wasn't one guy in a jacket and another guy in a pair of pants.”

    Hi, folks, In The Golden Girls Season 3, Episode 4, Rose says, “Boy, have I been stupid! I haven't felt this dumb since I found out William Conrad wasn't one guy in a jacket and another guy in a pair of pants.” Could anybody tell me what she means? Thanks as always, emp0608
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    getting a neck

    Hi folks, The Golden Girls Season 3 Episode 4 starts with the following conversation between Dorothy and Sophia. Dorothy: Have a wonderful time at the wedding. Be sure to give Phil and the family my love. Sophia: Before I go, I need your opinion on something. Dorothy: Yeah? Sophia: What...
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    [Idiom] The exchange is going down!

    Hi folks, Could anybody tell me what “The exchange is going down” mean? It is uttered by Detective Al Mullins in The Golden Girls Season 2, Episode 24, when he is rushing to the Golden Girls’ new next-door neighbor, the McDowells, who are stolen jewelry dealers. Al has been bugging their...
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    Unable to catch

    Hi folks, There are two more lines I’m unable to catch in The Golden Girls Season 2, Episode 24. One is Sophia’s line. I can’t catch what goes in between “You’re stupid.” and “In Sicily, they don’t let you pass kindergarten till you learn that.” https://voca.ro/1fu5koMsrbm3 The other is...
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    [General] Not too sure what Blanche is saying.

    Hi folks, I'm not too sure what Blanche is saying in one of her lines in the Golden Girls Season 2 Episode 24. Could you take a listen? file:///Users/EMP/Desktop/Blanche's%20Line.m4a She may be saying, "I think the McDowells were delightful." If so, Dorothy's and Rose's responses sound a bit...
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    [General] You shouldn't eat the veal in a museum cafeteria.

    Hi folks, Could anyone tell me what Dorothy meant when she said, “The only thing I know about museums is that you shouldn't eat the veal in the cafeteria” in The Golden Girls Season 2 Episode 9? The context is: B: Dorothy, maybe it’s time you reconsidered working at the museum with me. D...
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    [General] A thousand volts a day stopped that.

    Hi folks, I have no idea what Sophia is talking about in the following scene in The Golden Girls Season 2 Episode 9. Could anybody help me out? Rose: Oh, Sophia, I wasn't talking to myself. I was talking to the dog. Sophia: Naomi Burch used to talk to woodpeckers. A thousand volts a day...
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    [Vocabulary] Mosettes

    Hi folks, Could anybody tell me what "Mosettes" mean in the following sentence? "You think we're happy having to gargle next to Grandma Moses and the Mosettes?"
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    [General] Unable to catch what Stan is saying

    Hi folks, Could anybody tell me what Stan is saying after he's said, "I made dinner reservations at Monty's." It's from The Golden Girls Season 2, Episode 3. file:///Users/EMP/Desktop/Monty's.m4a
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    [General] Tonto of the group

    Hi folks, Could anybody tell me what “(the) Tonto of the group” means in the following dialogue? It’s from The Golden Girls Series 2 Episode 2. It’s a scene where there are only three tickets to a party and Sophia is being left out. Does it have anything to do with Tonto in The Lone Ranger...
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    [General] Gingerbread men & Michael DeBakey

    Hi folks, Could anybody explain to me what Dorothy Zbornak meant when she said the following line in The Golden Girls, Series 1, Episode 21? They were talking about home remedies for a cold. Rose: My mother always used to sing to us. And make us gingerbread men. Dorothy: Really, Rose? I...
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    [Idiom] Don't look now.

    Hi folks, "Don't look now" is usually used as a little warning like:"Don't look now, but your ex just walked in." But can the expression also be used when you're about to tell someone some surprising or alarming information? I couldn't find any dictionary that refers to this usage. Thanks as...
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