Talk:rain man

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Def 2 needs some work...this is more often (to my ear) used in a figurative, self-depreciating (humorous) manner. --Connel MacKenzie 17:17, 13 February 2007 (UTC)

RFV discussion: October 2016–May 2017[edit]

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  1. (humorous) An expert at something. Vaneeta is the Rain Man of weed.
I found an added two cites (although one of them capitalizes the term). Kiwima (talk) 18:39, 13 October 2016 (UTC)
I see where it's going. People with high-functioning autism are often considered to have very good memories and are knowing for studying areas in great detail. Renard Migrant (talk) 19:18, 13 October 2016 (UTC)