Mudcat Café message #645976 The Mudcat Café TM
Thread #44023   Message #645976
Posted By: Dicho (Frank Staplin)
09-Feb-02 - 11:01 AM
Thread Name: What the hell is a 'salty dog'?
Subject: RE: What the hell is a 'salty dog'?
New definitions are born every day! In NOspeak, he is simply a Randy Man, enjoying every jelly roll in town. He may be a sailor, a pimp, a son of a preacher man, a deacon, a CEO or a president (Clinton comes to mind).
Transference to the male member (Chip 2447) is an obvious progression, and using the name for a salty hangover remedy is also logical.