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goofball

(go͞of′bôl′)
n.
1. Informal
a. A playful, silly, or outlandish person.
b. A foolish, incompetent, or stupid person.
2. Slang A barbiturate or tranquilizer pill, especially when taken for nonmedical purposes.
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It's very hard to explain what to expect, as it's a show full of semi-improvised absurdity in a meandering, goofball style.
It even bankrolled goofball electric scooter and electric leaf-blower schemes.
But nobody was really sure if Kris Marshall - then best known for playing lanky goofball Nick in My Family - could be taken seriously as hard-bitten young detective Luke Stone.
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Starts out funny and funky with goofball Woody Harrelson winding up speedball Wesley Snipes on the basketball courts.
That's some pretty dark emotional territory for a goofball comedy to explore, and having an essentially dramatic actor such as Dillon in the mix really helps sell the angst of it.
But it limins the careful construction that Schwartz, via editing and his directors John Rich, Richard Donner and Jack Arnold brought to what remains a piece of goofball fluff.
As ever there's a goofball, too - well, several actually - but the squirrel trying to plant his one and only acorn is certainly up there when it comes to top calamitous characters.
Are you telling us that ESPN security is so lacking that it can't slap the cuffs on that goofball who keeps hanging outside the gates with his $200 cellphone bothering all the employees driving into work?
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t The American teen goofball offered fans the chance to pick via his website where he would stage his next big concert.
Think the goofball who ran on the field and snatched the ball from Brett Favre actually did the Packers QB a favor?