Sunday, November 21, 2010

Question 410: Exactly

This is one of the several descriptions for a popular 4 word phrase, which is in widespread use.

This phrase is from the earliest days of newspaper photography where the scene of the crime would be shown with an ____Y___to mark where the deed was done. It goes back even further in romantic accounts of such things as __________. The expression was being used jokingly by the 1920s, and now can be found as a formula phrase.

Id Y (and tell me, well, y i chose well, y,lol)
Fill in the blank if need be


Vasavadatta said...

X marks the spot?

SyntaXerroR said...

X marks the spot...why don you guys keep scores??

Nagaratna said...

X marks the spot.
Y - X
Because it makes your twisted little mind super happy?
Good question.

Cupidvogel said...

X marks the spot?

kapinjal said...

the cliche, X.

Aravind V said...

X marks the spot !

Siddarth Pai said...


X marks the spot

VK Handa said...

X marks the spot