The best thing since sliced bread

The phrase "the best/greatest thing since sliced bread" is an idiom used to describe something or someone that is considered very good, useful, or innovative. It implies that the thing being described is a significant advancement or improvement, comparable to the convenience and practicality brought about by the invention of sliced bread. The origin of this idiom is often attributed to a 1952 interview with comedian Red Skelton, where he referred to television as "the greatest thing since sliced bread." However, some sources suggest it may have been used earlier, in 1951, by journalist Dorothy Kilgallen when describing British actor Stewart Granger. Sliced bread itself was first introduced in 1928 by Otto Frederick Rohwedder, who invented a bread-slicing machine, making it a convenient and practical innovation in the baking industry at the time. The idiom draws a parallel between the novelty and usefulness of sliced bread and whatever is being described as "the best/greatest thing since sliced bread."
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