‘Nuff said. It’s the holidays.
Barney and Clyde for Dec 23.
I am kind of a party pooper, so I googled “derivation of curmudgeon.” Here’s what I got:
curmudgeon. 1570s, of unknown origin; the suggestion, based on a misreading of a garbled note from Johnson, that it is from French coeur mechant “evil heart” is not taken seriously; the first syllable may be cur “dog.”