The Mitten Drinnen Kid

December 1, 2007

By Mosaic Magazine

Gary Winnick’s mother had an expression for him when he was a child— she called him the mitten drinnen kid. Of course, Gary wasn’t the only boy in the world who grew up with that moniker; it’s a fairly common Yiddish expression that means “the kid always in the middle of everything.”

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