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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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Thursday, April 08, 2010

Gone too soon

Hard to believe "24" is shutting down. There was so much fresh territory to cover! What if -- and I'm just throwing this out there -- there was a mole at CTU? She could get up every five minutes during a crisis to make personal phone calls in the hallway. When they ask what she's doing, she can say she was arranging a surprise pizza party for the boss and the delivery man kept getting lost. There's always the movie, I guess.

.: posted by hornswaggler 9:13 AM

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