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yahoo

(ˈjɑhu)
n. a rustic oaf; an uncouth jerk. Ask that yahoo to close the door after him.
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and that] he never intruded into the personal lives of others, if they did not threaten our Soviet power, and never persecuted believers or engaged in antireligious yahooism [tuman].
I predicted that this diverse spread could pull itself together and possibly even nominate Barry Goldwater for President two years later -- but only if the rational leaders of the intellectual right could accommodate themselves to the yahooism and prejudice that was central to the movement.
He returned to England, with a large appreciation of the vitality of the American democracy, despite his experience of yahooism in its Brahmin and plebeian varieties.
Rush Limbaugns yahooism is simply the quintessence of such "common sense"--a populist entertainment which lets the elites get the last laugh.
Count Klaus von Baudissin was one of its members-he had distinguished himself by cleansing the museum in Essen of "offensive" modern art-and it was his figure that reminded me of the saturnalia of Yahooism sketched by Waugh.