The internet didn't just smash industries and supplant human jobs with our new server overlords.
smash, on life support for much of the season after viewers rejected all its new organs, finally draws its last breath Sunday.
Henman was more creative, attempting to smash a hole in the head of a Wimbledon staff member in 1995.
1725, "hard blow," from smash (v.). Meaning "broken-up condition" is from 1798; that of "failure, financial collapse" is from 1839. Tennis sense is from 1882. Meaning "great success" is from 1923 ("Variety" headline, Oct. 16, in reference to Broadway productions of "The Fool" and "The Rise of Rosie O'Reilly").