Kookie Talk from 77 Sunset Strip

Edd Brynes - Kookie- 77 Sunset StripEdd Brynes at Gerald Lloyd “Kookie” Kookson III on 77 Sunset Strip just personified cool. He had a lingo all of his own and because his character was so popular, we hung on his every word. And imitated him. Below are some classic expressions from Kookie Talk and a bonus pic for fans.

AntsvilleA place full of people
Chick in skinsWoman in a fur coat
Front burnerCurrent crisis
GermsvilleAn illness – Buzzed by germsville means put in the hospital
Heels on fireIn a hurry
International intrigue dodgePrivate eye business
Lighting up the tilt signLying
Long greenMoney
Mushroom peoplePeople who come out at night to play
Smog in the noggin’Memory loss
Stable the horsesPark the cars
T.T.T.S.Take two their small
WashingtonA dollar
the following contributed by Jersey MikeThank you Mike
a dark sevenbad week
Piling up the Z’ssleeping
I lamped himsaw him
Drape it, Dadsit down
squeeze Bossyto add some milk (to coffee)