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On Mon, Sep 27, 2010 at 8:36 PM, Daniel Nielsen <[log in to unmask]> wrote:
> There are many such expressions in the US, of course, among them "in bed"
> and "yo' mama/great-auntie".

"In bed" is similar, though "yo mama" is a general insult/specific
kind of joke that rarely involves double entendres. As in "Yo mama's
glasses are so thick she can look at a map and see people waving at
her", "Yo mama was an extra on The Simpsons", "Yo mama so stupid she
can't spell BMW", etc.