Relaxed and sleepy-looking; inattentive (1930+ Black)
: a cokey friend/ cokie chat
A narcotics addict, esp a cocaine addict: the horde of Hollywood cokies (1920s+ Narcotics)
Now to be fair, cokie Roberts probably only meant that Roman Polanski should metaphorically shot.
Founding Mothers By cokie Roberts Women suffered cruelly in the recognition they were due in the founding of the nation.
On This Week, ABC political commentator cokie Roberts suggested the opposite.
So does a job as a television talking head, whether Tom Brokaw or Ted Koppel or cokie Roberts.