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Hornswaggle is an alternate spelling of hornswoggle, an archaic word that means to bamboozle or hoodwink. I take my pronunciation from the late Harvey Korman in "Blazing Saddles" --

"I want rustlers, cutthroats, murderers, bounty hunters, desperados, mugs, pugs, thugs, nitwits, halfwits, dimwits, vipers, snipers, conmen, Indian agents, Mexican bandits, muggers, buggerers, bushwhackers, hornswagglers, horse thieves, bull dykes, train robbers, bank robbers, ass kickers, shit kickers and Methodists!"

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Friday, July 26, 2002

Ooh. Here's a "do" on the rental movie scene. Do see "Wet Hot American Summer" with Janeane Garafolo, David Hyde Pierce, Christopher Meloni, Molly Shannon, Amy Poehler and other lesser knowns. I recommend you stack that bowl high beforehand. It's a very funny spoof of "Meatballs"-type summer camp flicks. Meloni as the 'Nam vet cook is especially riotous.

.: posted by hornswaggler 8:36 PM

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