John Q. Public

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John Q. Public

fictitious typical citizen. [Am. Jour.: Mathews, 910]
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General Motors for generations has been styling its gas guzzlers for Joe Sixpack, abjuring the tastes of those elitists who've been favoring Prius or Lexus.
Wrote all of the Joe Sixpack stories, as a matter of fact.
Why are we fiddling with the faraway impracticalities of expecting Joe Sixpack to handle hydrogen fuel, or wasting our precious time with hybrid or alcohol-fueled Band-Aids for our bursting transportation arteries, when a perfect solution is at our fingertips right now?
The beer-drinking world is no longer divided into the Beer Geek and Joe Sixpack camps--if it ever really was.
The previous generation of food experts' attempts to teach Jane and Joe Sixpack of Ottumwa how to eat better may not have worked.
Best advice: If Joe Sixpack doesn't get a special deal, you shouldn't either.
The only Samba you will see in your soccer in the depths of a Scottish winter are the adidas variety on the feet of Joe Sixpack in the stand.
From Joe Sixpack to the PhD energy economists employed by governments and corporations, we tend to assume that we will burn fossil fuels until they're gone, and that the eventual transition will be painful and expensive.
Now you're dealing with people who are right for you, not Joe Sixpack.
MD: Too many editorial people conceive of their readership as Joe Sixpack.
Throughout the press and punditland, this moniker reappeared in such headlines as NICE HAIRCUT, BUBBA and Pat Buchanan's comment that "Cristophe is not Bubba's barber," to dramatize the gap between Beverly Hills and Little Rock, Cristophe and Joe Sixpack, the "before" Bill Clinton of Hope and the "after" Bill Clinton of Hollywood, the populist candidate and the pretentious, out-of-touch President.
And because those clients earned and had more than Joe Sixpack, they needed financial vehicles that would let them grow, protect and pass on their wealth.