schnook


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schnook

and schnuck and shnook (ʃnʊk)
n. a naive person; a dope. (Yiddish.) What’s a good-looking dame like her doing with a shnook like him?
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Believe it or not, Fountain actually makes a living brokering mega-mansion real estate deals to these so-called schnooks, among others.
Working schnooks even have another pathetic hero foisted upon them.
Tony began as the classic two-bit gunsel who gave us law-abiding schnooks a vicarious thrill with his rise, then a righteous reassurance with his fall.
Other chains that are active are Kroger, WinnDixie, Schnooks, Rite Aid, Pubilx and HEB.
Us schnooks in the business call it merchandising or visual display or point of sale, but trade dress?
free cinema in England, direct cinema in the United States and candid eye in this country) broke away from the kind of documentaries that treat viewers like dim schnooks.
American Idol'' owes its origins to Ted Mack's ``Amateur Hour'' and its success to Americans' passion for fame and our snarly certainty that we (or one of our loved ones) could do better than some of those no-talent schnooks.
The independent distributor (The Passion of the Christ, Monster) sits down with west coast editor Robert Moritz to explain the secrets of beating those major-studio schnooks at their own game.
Indeed, those who create sitcoms increasingly have little use for these cues telling the poor schnooks when they should be busting a gut.