From Plastic Tub

bam snd. 1. Onomatopoeic term for the collision of two solid objects, esp. a fist and a jaw or the hammer coming down. 2. A cry of exultation. 3. Acronym for the Bought Art Movement.


Bam Bam Bam Bam
Ba Bam Bam Bam Bam
I wanna be sedated

–- The Ramones

"One of these days, Alice... Pow! Right in the kisser!" -- The Honeymooners

"BIF! BAM! POW!" -- Batman

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Bam O'Hoolihan was yet another sidekick of Dr. Jules Sarkozy, killed-off in the opening scene of Blood Red Blues for having the temerity to shake the good doctor's hand after eating a greasy hoagie.