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  • proper n. Eye dialect spelling of His Honor, the mayor, especially of a large city.


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  • McGinn hasn't even defined what is and isn't essential to his agenda yet ... let's just say that I think there'll be a lot more sore shoulders in Hizzoner's future.

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  • (Hizzoner is well-known to be the best dressed man in the entire state of California, and nobody's been even in the running for 30 years.)

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  • Hizzoner is intelligent, well spoken and has very good management and leadership skills.

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  • In fact, in our house my father laid down three cardinal rules: Go to church on Sunday; treat your mother with respect; don't say anything bad about "Hizzoner" - for you non-Chicagoans, that would be the first Mayor Richard Daley.

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  • I mean, it’s not like Hizzoner is serving as the sworn mayor of an American city while having serious ties to a seditionist group like MEChA that wants to give the American Southwest to Mexico.

    Two Americas Watch: Antonio Villaraigosa (D). - Moe_Lane’s blog - RedState

  • Mr. 0%, aka Hizzoner Mayor Larry O'Brien, is demanding a $50 "snow tax" per household to cover the unforeseen costs of snow removal in the city of Ottawa.

    Archive 2008-03-01

  • Nonetheless, the tryouts drew more than 40 would-be comics - including me, not to mention "Hizzoner", former New York Mayor "Ed" Koch.

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  • In the meantime, the televersion of Mayor Mike Bloomberg has made three fictional appearances in Toobworld since he first became "Hizzoner".


  • Since 'Castle' has a black man currently as Mayor of New York City, the show had to be relegated to an alternate TV dimension, as Mayor Mike Bloomberg has already established himself as "Hizzoner" in '30 Rock', 'Law & Order', and a Muppets Christmas special.

    Archive 2009-06-28

  • As a young pol, Rostenkowski had been so close to Mayor Richard Daley that when "Hizzoner" died in 1976, the widow gave the congressman the mayor's money clip at the funeral.

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