But in real life Harris is shy and humble, reluctant to give away details about his love life or toot his own horn in any way.
“The Maras aren't the kind of people who toot their own horn,” said Giants spokesman Pat Hanlon.
c.1500, ultimately imitative, also found in Middle Low German and Low German tuten "blow a horn." Related: Tooted; tooting. The noun is recorded from 1640s. Meaning "cocaine" is attested by 1977. Tooting as a strong affirmative (e.g. you're damned tootin') is attested from 1932, American English. Toots as a slang familiar form of address to a woman or girl is recorded from 1936, American English.
The cartoons, esp the regular syndicated series: And Garfield now ranks at the top in 'toonville (1990s+)