Coals to Newcastle — 4 Comments

  1. It was originally an expression of the British. AND if you remember 5th grade Social Studies, you’d remember that Newcastle was a coal-mining city in England–hence “carrying coals to Newcastle” denotes a useless or unecessary task! lol

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

CommentLuv badge

HTML tags allowed in your comment: <a href="" title=""> <abbr title=""> <acronym title=""> <b> <blockquote cite=""> <cite> <code> <del datetime=""> <em> <i> <q cite=""> <s> <strike> <strong>