The book’s title must be one word then.
Happy new decade, all!
“Tough noogies” doesn’t actually have anything to do with noogies. It’s a phrase used to express that one does not care about someone else’s problems.
Nate is going to experience some actual “tough noogies” in the immediate future if he doesn’t back away.
Here Rat is showing a quintessential example of verbal irony.
Interesting take on the situation.
Thanks; it’s good to see you still here as well.