Such rube Goldberg–like coincidences will not prevail against the Syria-Iran axis.
rube Goldberg legislation is most dangerous when you do not have buy-in from the public and the opposition party.
A lazy off-season afternoon in Palmer's house is like being trapped in a rube Goldberg cartoon.
Both rube and he were expert fishers, and between them they soon had enough for a good supper.
We were away before daylight, and I never saw Uncle rube again.
I was glad to hear rube talk in this manner, and I so signified to him.
It was only the untiring care of rube and his wife, and Seth, that pulled her through.
"Hold the lantern, rube," he whispered, as he struck upon the back of the fire-place with the hammer.
Old rube had expected Seth to join him outside for their usual smoke.
The rube—who is all that a rube should be—appears in a whole series of these stories and is a character you won't forget.