Reid is going to try to win ugly, throwing in the kitchen sink and more to overcome his anemic 20 percent approval ratings.
People are turning in everything but the kitchen sink, hoping for a few skin cells that might tell them a story.
I used to fantasize about emptying his Smirnoff bottle in the kitchen sink and filling it back up with water.
made up of a hodgepodge, including many ingredients
attested by 1824. Phrase everything but (or and) the kitchen sink is 1944, from World War II armed forces slang, in reference to intense bombardment.
Out for blood, our Navy throws everything but the kitchen sink at Jap vessels, warships and transports alike. [Shell fuel advertisement, "Life," Jan. 24, 1944]