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Bold-Faced vs. Bald-Faced

A Carlsbad, California, couple has a running debate over whether an egregious whopper is correctly called a bold-faced lie or a bald-faced lie. This is part of a complete episode.


Martha and Grant discuss squeejawed and other strange terms that mean “crooked,” or “askew,” including slanchwise, whompy-jawed, whopper-jawed, antigogglin’, sigogglin, and catawampus. This is part of a complete episode.


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Latrino  n.— «The average Negro scores higher than about 16 percent of the White population. Then there’s the Latrinos.» —“Re: Whopper of the Week: Race is ‘Cultural’” by Duncan R. MacMillan Usenet: alt.politics...