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blockhead

One who is stupid or foolish. Geez, he keeps pulling on a door that's clearly marked "push"—what a blockhead.

blockhead

n. a stupid person. (see also block.) Without a blockhead like you to remind me of the perils of stupidity, I might be less efficient than I am.
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Dog Sees God: Confessions of a Teenage Blockhead runs on February 11, 12, 13, 14 and 26 at 8 pm and on February 14 at 2:30 pm at the ground floor of Staple and Perk, Ground Floor, Eco Plaza Bldg.
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The point being that the dunderheads AKA blockheads will never pick up on what's important; will never be able to rapidly readjust to a new set of facts; will in fact react just like the dodo bird and try to continue to survive in the face of a major change in the environment.
PATRICK BALDWIN FORTY years after the band first took to the stage, the music of Ian Dury and The Blockheads is still spreading joy across the country.
(Blockhead, for those unfamiliar with the Peanuts milieu, is what Charlie Brown's friend Lucy usually calls him.)
THE Blockheads have made a name for themselves with their loveable, cocky, schoolboy-rude songs.
After Blockhead I ended up riding for Acme skateboards.
` New to the sun protection business is Blockhead, which contains plant-based sunscreens as well as high tech ingredients in a beeswax base.
So Rick Howard was there and he had quit Blockhead and I quit G&S and we were traveling around together and had no money.
Newer tunes like "George the Human Pigeon" and "Roll Over" from the 2009 album "Staring Down The Barrel" fit well into the set and are well received by the die-hard Blockhead fans.
Recently I hung up the ol'popsicle stick double-kick for a rad '80s board--an old Jim Grey Blockhead with rails and a tails skid, the whole deal.
Has this government completely lost its senses, here we have a blockhead of a minister advising people that perhaps it would be a good idea to keep a couple of cans of petrol as standby.
I would never have thought this blockhead would ever have won anything, let alone hero of the year."
Wilko still tours constantly in the company of Norman Watt-Roy, former bass player with Ian Dury and The Blockheads, and drummer Moni, another Blockhead whose previous gigs have included Curve and The Jesus and Mary Chain.
The great Dr Johnson ruled that "No man but a blockhead ever wrote, except for money." So I am now, officially, a blockhead.