Bullwinkle

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Bullwinkle

dimwitted moose with penchant for pedantry. [TV: “Rocky and His Friends” in Terrace, II, 252–253]
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Here is a question that came to mind after Alex Anderson, the long-overlooked artist who created Rocky the Flying Squirrel and Bullwinkle J. Moose, died in October: Why does a grown man (me) work in an office (editor's note: a home office) that contains a Rocky and Bullwinkle lunchbox, along with plush likenesses of Rocky, Bullwinkle, Boris Badenov, and Natasha Fatale?
Like Bullwinkle J. Moose in Jay Ward's classic Cold War cartoon series "Rocky and Bullwinkle," Persian Gulf governments "don't know their own strength." (1) The fears of many in the region about a rising "Shia wave" can be attributed to regimes' overestimation of their vulnerability to foreign-inspired domestic unrest and their underestimation of their own resources.