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Good old boys
also called "good ole boys/good ol' boys" is an American slang term that can have both positive and negative meanings

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  1. depending on context and usage

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    created by user picturefactobot on March 10, 2009
  2. The term can be used for well socialized men who live in rural and generally southern areas

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  3. If a man is humble and well thought of, he can be referred to as a "good old boy," regardless of his age

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  4. also commonly applied to men whose families have been well respected in the area for some time

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  5. can be used as a pejorative term, referring someone who engages in cronyism among men who have known each other for a long period of time

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  6. Collectively these people are referred to using the slang term, Good ol' boy network

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