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  • n. Plural form of featherhead.


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  • When you go to the fine featherheads website that the PETA article mentions, you are greeted with a video of carefree girls frolicking in a field eating cupcakes with their hair pinned in gravity-defying ways so you can see the feathers sprinkled throughout.

    Toni Nagy: Fatal Feathers

  • Fux viewers are such featherheads that goons like Hannity and kiktol play them like a banjo.

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  • Overturning Roe would definitely energize prochoicers and wake up the young featherheads who think their rights are safe because they have always had them.

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  • He thought of using a helicopter, but his operations staff warned him that the air battle was not going as well as the featherheads in the PLAAF had told him to expect.

    The Bear and the Dragon

  • We haven't turned into a race of featherheads, whatever you may be thinkin '.

    The Boat of a Million Years

  • The spectacle of an elderly gentleman, side-whiskered, precise and grey, disguising himself with mufflers and a squash hat, and stalking with sombre fortitude the erratic wanderings of a pair of young featherheads, is one which mirth may be pleased to linger upon.

    Here are Ladies

  • She took an ironical view of almost any kind of courtship, and he could see she didn't wonder women were such featherheads, so long as, whatever brittle follies they cultivated, they could get men to come and sit on fences for them.

    The Bostonians, Vol. II (of II)

  • Ignatieff orders probe into candidate who called natives 'featherheads' Tories will let health care fail, Layton warns as he rolls out plan in B.C. With Harper and Ignatieff mum on medicare, alarm sounds on 'spending disease' RCMP admits it overstepped bounds by ejecting people from Tory events Ignatieff has slim chance of mending battered image, pollster says Disclaimer

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  • The Liberal Leader booted Quebec candidate André Forbes from the party last week for once describing aboriginal people as "featherheads" and questioning their work ethic.

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  • Ignatieff orders probe into candidate who called natives 'featherheads' Ignatieff orders probe into candidate who called natives 'featherheads' Disclaimer

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