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hokum

(ˈhokəm)
n. nonsense. (see also hocus. Possibly a blend of hocus + bunkum. Possibly a pseudo Latin form of hocus.) No more hokum. I want the truth.
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For the fifth chapter, "The Jumpin' Jive," Birnbaum explores jump jazz, scat, hokum jazz (including jug bands), and harmony singing groups.
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There we encounter more of the same unsatisfying blend of sharp production values and Hollywood hokum.
But it is the fun hokum of 'Buck Rodgers,' 'The Shadow' and all those other fantasy stories of the 1930s.
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We will not hesitate to deflate and debunk pure political hokum.
While in Shalit's case it's disputable whether the accusations were founded, in Minkowitz's case it's clear that GLAAD's rant was sheer hokum.
It was graceful but otherwise extremely obvious and rather glorified hokum.
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What begins as a conjuring trick between sceptics and psychics, scholars and scoundrels, spirals into the kind of supernatural hokum that blows up in your face.
E man can make a difference - he can make predictable, half-baked hokum like this almost watchable.