popsicle stand

popsicle stand

Some place that one desires to leave, especially because it is or has become dull, tedious, or unpleasant. Used especially in the phrase "blow this popsicle stand." This is boring. Let's blow this popsicle stand and find something else to do. I've only got a month left on my contract, then I'm getting out of this popsicle stand.
See also: Popsicle, stand
References in periodicals archive ?
Ask Mom and Dad for a weekender to blow this popsicle stand. You've got a case of the first day jitters and need time to destress.
"The studios treat DVD like it's the last Popsicle stand in the desert," says Ken Kamins, a manager who represents "The Lord of the Rings" helmer Peter Jackson.
People's Pops will open a pop-up popsicle stand Monday in Battery Park across from 17 State Street near Pearl Street.