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knucklehead

n. a stupid person. Oh, I feel like such a knucklehead!
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154)Certainly, it's knuckleheaded to say, like a bully without a brain, that because present offense-based approaches have lasted a long time they deserve to continue.
Such a knuckleheaded lack of sympathy virtually assures that the traffickers will walk flee, because the odds of getting a conviction are microscopically small after the star witnesses are deported or treated so callously that they will confide to nobody in uniform.
Beacons help in only certain situations, and they will not prevent people (wise and knuckleheaded alike) from getting into trouble in the mountains.
Wear it with a medallion and you are Kid Rock, all knuckleheaded peacockery; wear it a la 1970s Bruce Springsteen and you're rootsy Americana.
The woods are like a campus bar Thanksgiving week--lots of attractive does roaming around, and knuckleheaded bucks being ignored by them.
The popular end gave us Les Dennis as a Luther Billis full of wisecracking humour and cuddly appeal, and a Nellie Forbush from EastEnders star Kim Medcalf who was ideal, dreamy and knuckleheaded, a fabulous mover.
It's not that hard to decipher Bush's knuckleheaded intentions, even on those extremely rare occasions when he sounds coherent.
Committing the opposite error - misrepresenting Friedman personally as an indolent grump, but at least getting right the extraordinary worldwide benefactions of his public career - would hardly have been less "fair" and would certainly have left the relevant passages of the book looking less knuckleheaded.