jive turkey


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jive turkey

n. a stupid person. What jive turkey made this mess?
See also: jive, turkey
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IS A JIVE TURKEY? 5WHO TESS Daly and Claudia Winkleman host a Strictly Come Dancing special with past celebrities including Pamela Stephenson and TV chef Ainsley Harriott.
Some jive turkey spoiled Thanksgiving for a Delta Waterfowl regional director.
The tracks are "Beautiful Flower" (4:14), "Mewasin Oma" (3:37), "Good Medicine Horse" (2:59), "Short and Petite" (Side-Step, 1:52), "The Bucks" (3:30), "Twin Cities Love" (2:35), "Battle River Style" (2:41), "Bradley's Sweet Sensation" (4:33), "The Rose Part 2" (Side-Step, 2:07), "Jive Turkey" (3:28), "Makaoo" (3:19), "Owass Stick" (3:28), "Onion Lake First Nation" (3:17), "The Gambler" (4:21) and "Sid the Kid" (2:56).
THE DAY BEFORE THANKSGIVING IN 2005, Aricka Westbrooks, 35, CEO of Jive Turkey, was sleeping on a wooden stool, leaning against the wall of her 1,500-square-foot store in Brooklyn, New York She and her staff were exhausted from frying turkeys 24 hours a day for four days straight.
In spite of Jive Turkey, a Brooklyn store (motto: grab, gobble, go) selling fried turkey all year round, Rick Boyd, a commercial turkey fryer from Florida said that if botched, this high-risk cooking method was ``like a space-shuttle taking off''.
His words give her a glittering ball dangling from the ceiling; men in wide-lapelled jackets,women in tube tops and hot pants; roller skates on everyone; jive turkeys and hot mamas all getting down and doing The Batman, The Bump, The Funky Chicken, The Hustle, and The Penguin as they come down the Soul Train line.