Wednesday, February 08, 2006


Motivational Moment for Misguided Masters & Mutts

Compiled by Hugo Hotagen, DDD (Duke of Doorknobs & Doghouses), a loyal lapdog-in-training apprenticed to the affable, agnostic and all-round air-headed Court of the Quipping Queen.

A quirky, quizzical and sometimes questionable quotidian quotation, in honor of the "Year of the Dog", follows herewith:

Baughurst (n.) That kind of large fierce ugly woman who owns a small fierce ugly dog.

Attributed to: Douglas Adams & John Lloyd, The Deeper Meaning of Liff - A Dictionary of Things that there Aren't Any Words For Yet. Macmillan Publishers Ltd., England. 1992. p. 10.


Speaking of small fierce ugly dogs, here's one example of a feisty ferocious fluffy!

For those with a fascination for far-flung factoids about a "small ugly dog", Google lists 644 web pages devoted to this tail end topic.