in one ear and out the other
Quickly forgotten, as in Their advice to her just went in one ear and out the other. This expression, a proverb in John Heywood's 1546 collection, conjures up a graphic image of sound traveling through one's head. [Late 1300s]
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As an example of good science-and-society policymaking, the history of fluoride may be more of a cautionary tale.
Really, is it any wonder that fluoride should freak people out?
Added to drinking water at concentrations of around one part per million, fluoride ions stick to dental plaque.
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He alludes to it as one of their evil customs and used by them to produce insensibility.
There was a rumor that Alessandro and his father had both died; but no one knew anything certainly.
And he was gone, and out of sight on the swift galloping Benito, before Father Gaspara bethought himself.
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