Jagoff

Yakkin With Ya Jagoff – Billy Gardell and John Knight

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We are yakkin’ with Billy Gardell, star of Mike and Molly and Pittsburgh Comedian John Knight.

It’s like a Dr. Phil session when Billy says John didn’t think he was funny, then John admits to throwing gum and spitballs at me in high school.

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Yakkin’ With Ya Jagoff – Captain Wild Bill (Part 2)

We are yakkin’ AGAIN with The Deadliest Catch’s, and Irwin, PA native, Captain Wild Bill!

Am I ready to be a captain?

His initiative to get kids off the couch and fishing.

I teach the kids how to get started fishing from what I learned the last year.

Follow Captain Wild Bill on CaptWildBill.com @CaptWildBill on Twitter and Facebook

He’s headed out today for King Crab season.

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Get the Word “Jagoff” Into Webster’s Dictionary

Photo Credit: Salena Zito, Tribune Review

Photo Credit: Salena Zito, Tribune Review

As a Pittsburgher, do you find the above message unacceptable?  Is it even more unacceptable given that hashtagselfie, and tweep join over 150 new words and definitions added to Merriam-Webster’s Collegiate® Dictionary in 2014?

It’s outrageous and, as Pittsburghers, we need to change this.  It’s time to rise up and take control!

Over the next few weeks you will see various Pittsburgh comedians, Deadliest Catch’s Captain Wild Bill, Mike and Molly’s Billy Gardell, Pittsburgh Dad, Mayor Bill Peduto and other Pittsburghers, and Pittsburghers-at-heart, on social media making their pitches to get behind this!

Call to Action

We are asking everyone to sign our petition to push the Webster’s Dictionary publishers to add the word Jagoff. As Pittsburgh continues to gain recognition for many things, we must stake our claim in the official dictionary.  Additionally, if silly words like qui, xis and suq are acceptable in Scrabble, Jagoff has to be acceptable. Without Double/Triple Words/Letters plays, it’s worth 18 points and could be a bigger game changer than a Jerry Meals call at home plate during a Pirates game.  Sign the petition at this link-> http://www.yajagoff.com/jagoff-dictionary-petition

The petition will be open until November 25, 2014 at 11:59pm

For every signature and verified email address collected, Pittsburgh-based, 3 Guys Optical Center will provide a coupon for their service AND make a donation to the Pittsburgh Emergency Medicine Foundation.

 

Please go sign the petition and share to all of your Pittsburgh buds to sign!  

Sign the petition at this link-> http://www.yajagoff.com/jagoff-dictionary-petition