A phrase used to easily get authority
and back up
a statement in which you have no knowledge or understanding of. Can also be used as an escape route
to quickly end or get out of a conversation(see example 2).
George: Don't place it near open flame, jackass.
George: Its gonna explode or something...Idk, I saw it on youtube.
(to end/get out of a conversation)
Jim: It's not going to work, you have to fix the wires
man, it's fine
. I've done this before.
Jim: Are you sure?
Bob: Idk, I saw this on youtube though.
Jim: Oh okay.