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They are the builders, they say, charting the way forward for the next generation of rubes who will follow them, years late, into the future.
Let’s toy with the thrill of violence, but do it with a smirk that dares you to be enough of a rube to take it seriously.Eric Greitens’ Embarrassing Fantasies of Political Violence | Phil Klay | June 25, 2022 | Time
Vegas attracts rubes looking to make a quick buck, as well as entrepreneurs seeking to make a change.
Salt was my friend, too, because to undersalt something is to be a rube.Food was my life — until a heart attack at 41 almost killed me | Rob Petrone | March 3, 2021 | Washington Post
A lazy off-season afternoon in Palmer's house is like being trapped in a rube Goldberg cartoon.
rube Goldberg legislation is most dangerous when you do not have buy-in from the public and the opposition party.
Such rube Goldberg–like coincidences will not prevail against the Syria-Iran axis.John Bolton Argues the U.S. Has the Wrong President for a Syrian Intervention | John Bolton | November 17, 2011 | THE DAILY BEAST
Foster, he thought, must certainly be scared of his wife, if he daren't show himself in this little rube town.Cabin Fever | B. M. Bower
And everybody knew about the way rube used to disappear every now and then during the middle of a season and go fishing.The Boy Grew Older | Heywood Broun
Ollie Shreck, rube's regular catcher, wouldn't sign a contract one season.The Boy Grew Older | Heywood Broun
No one but rube would have attempted such a thing; but he never stopped to think about odds or chances when his dander was up.Out on the Pampas | G. A. Henty
They had a couple of hours to rest their horses, and then rube and I led them straight to the Mexican camp.Out on the Pampas | G. A. Henty
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