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What: Western about the orneriest patch of real estate in the U.
What makes this essentially one-joke Scroogefest so likable is its carefully consistent sourpuss tone, coupled with a pitch-perfect delivery of wanton, wasted Willie by Thornton at his orneriest.
We didn't stop to ponder the possibility that the pitcher who'll pugnaciously challenge the game's best hitters and the league's orneriest fans was acting consistent with his personality and not merely acting.