The following excerpt is from an article that originally appeared on Allen West Republic
What does the term “Huckleberry” have to do with national events. It has to do with being willing and able to backup what you say with what you do. On and international scales it sometimes has to do with not letting your alligator mouth overload your canary butt. Former Congressman Allen B. West has a more polite way to say it, and he is talking to President Trump with these thoughts.
As Written By Allen B. West:
In 19th century slang, the phrase “I’m your huckleberry” meant “I’m the man you’re looking for.” Nowadays it’s used as a response to a threat or a challenge, as in the movie “Tombstone,” starring Val Kilmer as Doc Holliday.
Now let’s fast forward to my day. Growing up, we used to have a saying about someone, normally a guy, who talked about stuff he couldn’t back up. It…post was originally published on this site