Joe Blow


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Joe Blow

  (American & Australian)
an ordinary person Television today is geared to your average Joe Blow.
See also: blow, joe

Joe Blow

and Joe Doakes (ˈdʒo ˈblo and ˈdʒo ˈdoks)
n. a typical or average male American citizen. What do you think Joe Blow really thinks about all this? Joe Doakes thinks the government ought to pay for all medical care.
See also: blow, joe

Joe Blow

An ordinary person. That phrase meant just an average guy—any old Joe (“Joe Doakes” was a variation). It was the predecessor of “Joe Sixpack.” In fact, “Joe” was such a common first name (or nickname) that it became a slang word for coffee, which was also found everywhere.
See also: blow, joe
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Once again, I don't care if columnist Joe Blow writes about some earth-shaking issue in the Godzilla Gazette, circulation the size of McDonald's hamburgers now sold.
Once again, the same holds true for Joe Blow as for the Pallatunia pencil-pusher: Even if the subject is The National Debt, what does it mean to the average guy or gal in Godzillaville?
In addition to supporting the Red Cross, it is our sincere hope that our shirts will help Americans honor the victims of this senseless tragedy and display their unyielding support for our nation and for those working tirelessly around the clock in relief efforts," said Stewart Cohen, president of Joe Blow.
Under the terms of the agreement, Joe Blow Tees will design, manufacture and market a complete line of Smith & Wesson logo t-shirts, sweatshirts and caps that it will market to hunting and sporting goods retailers, as well as to upscale general retail outlets.
Smith & Wesson's Vice President of Licensing, Bobbie Hunnicutt, said, "We selected Joe Blow Tees because of its extensive experience with not only specialty brands, but also with the specialty brand marketing techniques and distribution networks that truly drive brand value for licensors.
SANTA PAWS THE DOG is unleashed from the hot new toy, apparel and accessory line ARTLIST COLLECTION THE DOG, whose plush from Play Along and T-shirts from Joe Blow (not to mention a whole host of THE DOG products in a wide range of categories) are taking the country by storm.
THE DOG images are also available on T-Shirts from Joe Blow, Monopoly 'The Dog' edition from USAopoly, poster books from Scholastic, stickers from Sandylion and games from Sababa Toys.
For self-preservation purposes, Joe Blow sports fan has learned to separate the player from the person, the action from the attitude, the results from the consequences.
Since the Internet is an open forum, there is nothing to prevent Joe Blow from posting his personal opinions on a given subject on his website for the world to view.
We get an eclectic mix of applicants: ex-military, recent college graduates, construction types, people with medical backgrounds - and your everyday Joe Blow and Jane Doe,'' Dallas said.
Not just any Joe Blow can hold a body position while dropping through the air.
Right: Joe blows out the candle on his birthday cake helped by Trinity church minister the Rev Alison Crookes and senior steward Roger Hammond (AC070313Ejoe-01)
cole feat: Joe blows hot after scoring; Pictures: PAUL WEBB
But just when things are looking up, Joe blows the lot by agreeing to do a couple of jobs for the local drugs boss.