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treeseed commented on the word long john
Commonly in the U.S. a doughnut in the shape of a bar, with or without a filling. In Wisconsin in the United States a long john, by definition, is unfilled and frosted. It and can be found plain frosted or frosted with nuts or sprinkles or jimmies.
February 2, 2008
reesetee commented on the word long john
Nickname for Great Blue Heron. See also old cranky and ars-nicker. Other nicknames include Poor Joe, Preacher, and the Major.
December 7, 2007