A blockhead is someone who hears and sees but does not understand or learn. There are many blockheads in the world.
Blockheads hear something once, maybe twice …and then think they ‘know-it-all’ and never really do anything about it. 217 more words
In the early part of the last century, radical labor used the cartoon character Mr. Block to demonstrate how the average working man acts and votes against his own interests. 701 more words