råttan i pizzan

SwedishEdit

EtymologyEdit

råttan (the rat) i (in) pizzan (the pizza)

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈrɔtˌan i ˈpɪtˌsan/

NounEdit

råttan i pizzan c

  1. An urban legend about a pizzeria serving rat meat to unaware customers
  2. (transferred sense) A book by Bengt af Klintberg about urban legends
  3. (transferred sense) An urban legend
    • 2014 July 31, "Nyheten om Zlatans jättebetalning falsk", Resumé.
      Nä, detta är verkligen en "råttan i pizzan", skriver Lars-Johan Jarnheimer i ett mejl till Metros Viralgranskaren.
      No, this is really an urban legend, writes Lars-Johan Jarnheimer in an email to Metro's Fact Checker.
    • 2019 January 23, David Johansson, "Café möter Calvin Kleins klockguru Carlo Giordanetti", Café.
      Nästan alla mina klockbärande vänner skryter med sin farfars Omega med någon slags råttan i pizzan, Pulp Fiction-liknande historia bakom.
      Almost all of my watch-wearing friends show off with their grandfather's Omega with some kind of urban legend-esque, Pulp Fiction-like backstory.
    Synonyms: klintbergare, sägen, myt