Not another English lesson!!!Snookered;[snoo k-er, snoo-ker] /ˈsnʊk ər, ˈsnu kər/
1. a variety of pool played with 15 red balls and 6 balls of colors other than red, in which a player must shoot one of the red balls, each with a point value of 1, into a pocket before shooting at one of the other balls, with point values of from 2 to 7.
verb (used with object)
2. Slang. to deceive, cheat, or dupe: to be snookered by a mail order company
So, you're saying MTHM only has half his balls or was half cheated..>
It must be an Eastern Shore thing (snookered).
In England they like to say "legless", which I kind of like