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From the movie To Wong Foo, Thanks for Everything! Julie Newmar

In a drag queen contest, a muscular man passes the winner envelope to a past drag queen, who says to the audience of the muscular man:

I don't know who he is, but if there's a snowstorm tonight, he is going on my tires.

I am assuming this is a way to joke about the man's physical attractiveness. It doesn't seem to be idiomatic language, according to Google.

  • @Max I will include more context. I was actually writing a more detailed description, but got stuck on a term to describe the occupation of people who usher in contestants in an event and deliver trophies and winner envelopes. – Eddie Kal May 1 '18 at 6:10
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    My guess: snowy weather requires travelling in cars with snow tires. In the event of a sudden snow storm some cars will be equipped with the correct tires and some will not. People who lack safe transport might be given a ride home by people with snow tires. So interpret as "I'll give him a ride home!". With more than a hint of suggestiveness in the "ride". – djna May 1 '18 at 7:14
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It's a play on words. In snow, we often use stud tires (or studded tires) - tires with small metal studs embedded in them for extra traction.

Stud is also a slang term for a sexually attractive man.

So the play on words goes:
In the snow we put studs on our tires : I am going to put him on my tires :: He is a stud.

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