schlockmeister

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schlock·meis·ter

 (shlŏk′mī′stər)
n. Slang
One who produces or deals in inferior or shoddy goods or material.

[schlock + German Meister, master; see Meistersinger.]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.schlockmeister - (slang) a merchant who deals in shoddy or inferior merchandise
jargon, lingo, patois, argot, vernacular, slang, cant - a characteristic language of a particular group (as among thieves); "they don't speak our lingo"
merchandiser, merchant - a businessperson engaged in retail trade
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Goldberg distinguishes among "Dumb Celebrities," "Vicious Celebrities," and "Dumb and Vicious Celebrities." TV "schlockmeisters" include news broadcasters whose liberal agendas have corrupted news into ratings-motivated entertainment and sitcom writers who term viewers offended by the "slide into the muck" old-fashioned prudes.
But if Berlin becomes the year's third market after Cannes and the AFM, keeping the schlockmeisters out won't be easy.
After all, Charest and Weinberg weren't fly-by-night schlockmeisters with a reputation for creative bookkeeping.