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Hilarious JG2 Childhood Nostalgia Of The Day

When I was a kid, I thought the expression “it’s raining buckets” was actually pronounced “it’s raining Muppets.” I thought “Muppet” was a generic term for craziness (Kermit and his pals did act pretty crazy on their show). It wasn’t until my paternal grandfather overheard me one soggy afternoon at the age of four and corrected me that I realized the error of my ways. Undaunted, I continued to say “it’s raining Muppets” until I was forced to conform in elementary school.