shit for brains phr.
a phr. used to imply that somebody is very stupid; a general insult.
|(con. 1940s) Do Not Go Gentle (1962) 145: Larko’s got shit fer brains.|
|[||Pop. 1280 in Four Novels (1983) 475: That stinking pile of crap you call brains!].|
|On the Yard (2002) 279: Doesn’t anything seep through that shit you have for brains?|
|Psychotic Reactions (1988) 7: If somebody did something stupid, we used to say, ‘Whattaya got, shit for brains?’.in|
|Close Quarters (1987) 266: Has this dude ever got shit for brains.|
|Skin Tight 252: You know what you’d find . . . Shit for brains, that’s what.|
|Dly Press (Newport News, VA) 3 June 4/1: Unless you have poop for brains, you don’t waste a reporter’s time.|
|Salesman 241: Very careless lad, the Pony. Shite for brains, Homer.|
|Guardian 10 Feb. 64/1: Mickey has [...] ‘shit for brains’.|
|Oz ser. 4 ep. 13 [TV script] You got shit for brains.‘Blizzard of ’01’|
|Stump 169: They’re all stupid thick cunts, like. Can’t fuckin read or write [...] Shit-fer-brains.|
|Morn. Star (Vernon, BC) 9 May 58/3: Does [...] a man who once made good movies [...] have poop for brains, agreeing to direct something that stinks so bad?|