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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, January 22, 2010

Method man

Mykelti Williamson, who plays CTU Director Brian Hastings this season on "24," must be a method actor. In this case, the method is: Pretend you're a 6-foot-tall man walking through a tunnel that's 5-feet 10-inches high.

What I'm trying to say is, the guy hunches over when he walks.

.: posted by hornswaggler 8:17 PM

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