from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. An officer, especially an attorney, of the Ku Klux Klan.


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  • Yet by the late 1970s, when he was first named Senate Majority Leader, the one-time kleagle in the Ku Klux Klan had moderated his position on social issues to the point where he favored the Equal Rights Amendment.

    Robert Byrd, Longest-Serving U.S. Senator, Dies at 92

  • They've even honored him by making him a kleagle, an important office within the organization.

    Archive 2004-02-15

  • I was as happy as a kleagle at a clog dance to hear that the Human Rights Campaign had fired Cheryl Jacques.

    Archive 2004-12-12

  • The resolution comes after the late Sen. Robert C. Byrd, former grand kleagle of the Ku Klux Klan, was honored for his service to the nation ....

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  • Speaking of which ... has anyoine else seen the photo of him as head kleagle or whatever they call the leadwer of the klan?

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  • None None, in your naming of dems you forgot to put the "KKK" in with the highly esteemed (by the left) Robert Byrrd ... former kleagle such as he is.

  • Which current member of congress has been the kleagle or recruiter and exalted cyclopse, a position of leadership in the Ku Klux Klan?

    The American Spectator

  • Rodney Graves: JMT, buuzzardbreath, the grand kleagle of SAB racists had numerous opportunities to "Say Anything."

    Say Anything

  • I must say that I haven’t been able to detect any indications that any democrats feel any “shame” over their association past or current with the kleagle.

    The Volokh Conspiracy » The elephant in the room:

  • "I am a former kleagle of the Ku Klux Klan in Raleigh County and the adjoining counties of the state .... Stories / Popular


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  • A member of the KKK with the responsiblity of attracting new recruits. Senator Robert Byrd, a Democrat from West Virginia, is a notable Kleagle in KKK history. He was a member of the Klan from his early 20s to his early 30s.

    rhymes with Smeagol, I assume

    October 27, 2007