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Chris -- 2011-03-08
I’ve heard this on several occassions.
What about the ever-growing substitute of “Butt-Naked”, rather than the correct “buck-naked”?
Here’s a Pat Schwieterman post from last December:
There’s an entry for “buck >> butt” in the Eggcorn Database:
If you check it out, also be sure to scroll down to the commentaries section at the bottom; in the third comment, Q. Pheevr helpfully provides links to three excellent Mark Liberman posts on the “buck naked/butt naked” problem.