“The horse is dead”

LUKE: Bring plenty of baseball cards to pass out your phone number on.
LORELAI: Ugh, enough already! The horse is dead. His ashes have been sprinkled over the land. Let it rest.

“To flog a dead horse” means to keep talking about a subject which has already been thoroughly discussed. Lorelai takes the idiom to its ultimate conclusion.

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