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good ole boy

verb
See also: boy, good, olé
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Or is the good ole boys association still alive and well and keeping those ranks over-inflated?
The strangest thing about the rampant cronyism of the Bush Administration is that it occurs at a time when American corporations are under massive pressure to purge good ole boys from corporate boards.
Eager to learn more about this conflict, I drove through the scenic backwoods of Mississippi to a quaint little town called Vicksburg, passing good ole boys drinking whisky on the way.
Yep, they're all born-again Christians, these good ole boys running the world.
On stage, far removed from one-to-one engagements, Williams ambles and drawls through songs - hits even, such as Good Ole Boys Like Me, Amanda, Tulsa Time, and a string of others that have won the 63-year-old regiments of fans who can even gulp for air along with their Stetsonclad hero if needs be.
Four of the city's good ole boys sat around ruminating on the real estate industry last month.
I guess it's easy to argue for a police state when you're white and rich, and have scrubbed from your disk the images of Rodney King being pummeled by some good ole boys in blue.
More than 1,000 VIPs enjoyed live entertainment by renowned singer Valeria Tyson while dining on food from Dave's Good Ole Boys BBQ, Rachel's Steakhouse, Legal Seafood, Blue Martini and Professional Concessions, Inc.
Regardless of how many categories are created to aid minorities, she says, "The good ole boys will seduce some minority front companies and keep getting over.
But when she is sticking to the highways, her vehicle of choice is an ageing pink Ford Bronco - a motor usually favoured by rednecks and good ole boys rather than babes like Paris.
Of course, George and the good ole boys running the world deny it.
On screen, most of his roles have been good ole boys in films such as The People vs Larry Flynt and White Men Can't Jump, or the bad ole boy of the ultra-violent Natural Born Killers.
They looked like the kind of good ole boys whose family tree doesn't have too many branches.