Since Matt Bomer's latest show The Last Tycoon takes place in the 1930s, we thought we'd see how well the actor knows popular slang from the decade. TBH, it didn't go so well...
...BUT before you see how well (or terrible) Matt did at guessing, let's see how well YOU know '30s slang:
A newspaperA coffee stainA cup of coffeeA drunk man
"Blat" was slang for "a newspaper!"
Matt got this one wrong and said "a coffee stain."
Speaking the truthLazyUnfashionableLiving good
"Off the cob" was slang for "unfashionable!"
Matt got this one wrong and guessed "living good."
A smart guyAn ill-tempered fellowKetchupA handsome farmer
"Hot tomato" was slang for "a smart guy!"
Matt got this one right and guessed "a man who is well-read!"
ExcitingFlamboyantA jazz clubSexy
"Zazzy" was slang for "sexy!"
Matt got this one right and guessed "calling a girl fine!"
The uvulaThe penisThe Adam's appleThe last apple hanging from a tree
"Bobbly-dangler" was slang for "the penis!"
Matt got this one right as well and guessed "a man's genitalia."
To danceTo have diarrheaThe feeling when your butt falls asleepBootylicious
Back in the '30s, "jelly ass" meant "to dance!"
Matt got this one wrong and guessed "bootylicious!"
Can You Beat Matt Bomer At A 1930s Slang Quiz?
Bad news: You did worse at guessing '30s slang than Matt Bomer did. HOWEVER, your latest acting role didn't take place in the 1930s so Matt had a slight advantage over you. Maybe just go and "jelly ass" these results out!
So you're not the BEST at guessing '30s slang but you did get some right! Plus, you're on par with Matt Bomer's knowledge which is definitely something to brag about!
Wow, are you a time traveler from the '30s? Because you absolutely nailed this quiz! You could teach a thing or two to Matt Bomer!