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Old 16 June 2014, 10:57 PM
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Comment: According to the author at this site, the first time anyone user
the expression, "You're toast!" to mean wasted or destroyed, was Bill
Murray in 1984's Ghostbusters:

http://arts.nationalpost.com/2014/06...out-the-movie/

The New York Times claims the earliest anyone said it was 1987:

http://www.nytimes.com/1997/04/20/ma...-is-toast.html

So: Is Bill Murray the author of the use of the word 'toast' to describe
someone being in trouble?
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