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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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Wednesday, November 18, 2009

Rock Lobster

Good moment from "Family Guy," and a pretty cool acoustic arrangement of the song. Here's the B-52s performing it live back in the day. It's kind of strange, and surprisingly hip on the part of the DJs, that this song was a staple of the middle school dances I went to in the late '80s.

.: posted by hornswaggler 8:58 AM

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