Thats what author Jaimie Muehlhausen learned while compiling Redneck Words Of Wisdom (Chronicle), which features over 500 wise redneck sayings including this pearl: You gotta be 10 percent smarter than the equipment you use.
Muehlhausen, who was born in Oklahoma, says he was inspired to write the book after he asked a hungover uncle how he was feeling and the man replied: I feel like I got eaten by a bear and sþþþ off a cliff.
Some of the other homespun phrases making the book include...
Muehlhausen says redneck phrases are insightful because they have a genuine truthfulness to them even if they dont always make sense.
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