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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Thursday, October 28, 2010


Not sure the best way to dispel criticism that you're a misguided narcissist is to strike a transparently insincere pose of self-doubt play Insincere Hamlet* in a national TV ad.

*To be, or not to be. That is the question I'd like you to think I'm contemplating.

.: posted by hornswaggler 9:31 PM

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