weenies, on the other hand, seem repeatedly to fall to scandal.
weenies also tend to be figures who have a heel on their neck.
weenies become true characters only in retreat and disgrace, which makes them very small figures indeed.
The motto of this column is that the backlist is for weenies.
The most flamboyant of America's weenies, the Sonoran hot dog, has a murky genealogy.