Hornswaggler | The culture, the humor, a bit of the sports, not so much the politics, and the workplace distraction

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!"

Culture, Humor, Sports
Workplace Distraction

Tuesday, August 20, 2002

The new Relix is out and my short review is in the Scene and Heard section. They cut a lot out (the article I submitted began with an account of Galactic drummer Stanton Moore falling off his stool) and neglected to include any of my pictures, some of which were pretty good, though the one they did run of Les Claypool and Trey Anastasio is a good shot.

.: posted by hornswaggler 5:56 PM

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