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!"

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Tuesday, June 08, 2010

Sweet deal on a used car

I saw a sign on a 1987 Nissan 300ZX parked on the street yesterday that read: "$2,250 or best offer." So ripe for a prank call. Maybe string him along for a little bit and then say: "My offer is this -- nothing. Not even the title and registration fees, which I'd appreciate if you put up personally."

.: posted by hornswaggler 10:14 AM

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