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Cold turkey

Timothy Childs

Cold turkey

by Timothy Childs

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Published by Hale in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Originally published, New York , Harper & Row, 1979.

StatementTimothy Childs.
The Physical Object
Pagination188p. ;
Number of Pages188
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL15146663M
ISBN 100709190042
OCLC/WorldCa16551134

  The etymology of the phrase 'cold turkey.' David Mikkelson Claim: Quitting “cold turkey” results in the skins of addicts in withdrawal resembling that of plucked turkeys, hence the origin of. If the first step to quitting alcohol is to drink all your booze, then I should tell all my friends who drink that, if any of them develop a problem, I will happily take their alcohol off their hands so they can quit cold turkey. Unless it’s Bud Light. They can go ahead and toss that shit.

  Cold turkey has got me on the run written by John Lennon John Lennon Signature Box contains 9 Albums, all the singles, a disc of rarities & a book from Yoko, Julian & Sean. Cold turkey definition: Cold turkey is the unpleasant physical reaction that people experience when they suddenly | Meaning, pronunciation, translations and examples.

Cold Turkey is a satirical comedy stars Dick Van Dyke plus a long list of comedic actors. The film was directed, co-produced and co-written by Norman Lear and is based on the unpublished novel I'm Giving Them Up for Good by Margaret and Neil Rau.. The film was made in , but was shelved for two years by the distributor due to concerns about its box-office ed by: Norman Lear. The term 'cold turkey' is now predominantly used as the name of the drug withdrawal process. Also, by extension, it is used to refer to any abrupt termination of something we are accustomed to. To find the origin of the term we need to delve into the annals of American speech. Let's talk turkey. The turkey looms large in the American psyche.


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COLD TURKEY. Widescreen. An evil tobacco company offers 25 million dollars to any city or town that can give up smoking for 30 days.

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