Posts Tagged ‘natural resources’

The Story of Stuff

April 28, 2011

Early on in the Brooklyn years, Calvin helped a friend move in with the added hands of the landlord’s relative. The guy looked A LOT like Bill Murray in Caddy Shack, only older, more disgruntled, and giving off a strong indication of mental simplicity. As he helped carry an average amount of boxes, he explained, “You guys got alotta duff.” What he meant to say was stuff, and yes, he made quite an accurate observation.

As this tall tale was told to me, I couldn’t help but wonder where all the “duff” comes from… here’s the story…

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