Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. Much ado about nothing.
“Much cry and little wool, like the Devil's hog-shearing at Christmas.”
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For more aporkalyptic fun, see madmouth's Everything's better with a pig in it.
For "references to the Dursleys in Wizard People, Dear Reader, Brad Neely's cosmos-shattering voiceover ...
I'm especially fond of ones written by Charles Sanders Peirce.
Looking for tweets for hog-shearing.