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Going to the Birds

The slangy expression, “Low man on the totem pole,” meaning low in rank or the least important person, is thought to have been invented by the American comedian Fred Allen about 1940 and caught on despite its lack of application to a genuine totem pole.  The origin of the phrase 'never bites…