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    Cool Origin of pie-eyed

    Where does the term pie-eyed come from? I know it can mean anything from drunk to confused to brain-overload but where does it originate? I read something about a pie being a printer's term for a mix up of letters or jumble of words etc. Could that be the link?

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    Re: Origin of pie-eyed

    'Pie' did have that meaning, so the connection would be logical.

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