Friday, December 28, 2007

The Reason to Read Charlie Sykes

In a very enjoyable review of the year, Sykes manufactures an Excellent New Word:

Former Mayor Paul Soglin endured the wrath of the quicheoisie,

After about 3 weeks of practice, I may be able to pronounce it...

5 comments:

Anonymous said...

Sorry Charlie.

John Foust said...

KEESH-wah-zee.

And there's this link from August, perhaps showing that Charlie (or Charlie's ghostwriter) reads the Isthmus and borrowed the word from there.

Dad29 said...

I was the one who posited that Charlie invented the term, so it's my error.

But then, I don't read Isthmus.

John Foust said...

I only read it when I travel to the big city. Instead, I found it via Google.

Dan said...

"boorish crap weasel" is another excellent term to describe liberals.