smart-ass: Well, I've got news for you, smart guy (1940s+)
Could a smart guy like Huntsman really be so deluded that he believes the 2012 Republican nomination is within his grasp?
Turner was a smart guy, but had he missed the memo that Jane Fonda was inclined to act on impulses?
Douthat is a smart guy, I am grateful for his nice plug for Democracy a few months ago.
It's the kind of film that inspired one top critic, headed out of a Monday screening, to praise Clooney as "a smart guy."
Forty-two year-old Tareq displayed an almost childlike need to be the smart guy in the room, the one in control.
He acknowledged that the president—whose name the kids proudly shouted when asked—was a "really a cool guy... really a smart guy."
I did think that he was a smart guy, and his heart was in the right place.
Pardner,” said he admiringly, “you certainly are one smart guy!