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peckerwood

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n. a poor white person. (Very old southern term for a woodpecker.) What’s that peckerwood want in this hood?
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You don't want to be one of those low-life peckerwoods, now do you?
Michael Kelly, 19, who authorities say is a member of the Palmdale Peckerwoods, a white-supremacist prison gang, ran into a house in the 42700 block of 45th Street West after deputies spotted him, officials said.
The San Fernando Valley Peckerwoods (SVP) in California was a criminally motivated skinhead group.
In this age of Monica, when what used to be the private joys of the boudoir are paraded before a bunch of prurient, lip-smacking congressional peckerwoods, it is cheering to witness such whole-heartedness in favor of love - and to have such a good time watching it.
where the sheriff and staff were accused in the kidnapping and murder of three civil rights workers, was surrounded by "rednecks and peckerwoods.
Those peckerwoods can rot for all I care," he continued, "but after a while they're going to look for someone to blame their troubles on, and when that happens, the four of us had better duck.
He once called CAGW 'a bunch of peckerwoods,' and said, 'You might as well slap my wife as take away my highway money.
And you know there's just one thing wrong with encouraging one of those peckerwoods to kill a n--.