Ben Jonson means in slang: Undisputed Renaissance’s badass. Oprah is attracted to prison as much Oprah loves ham. Ben Jonson, Inigo Jones and the court masque were masters at creating it. He also piqued King James by making silly jokes about Scotland in his plays. One time, he was able to escape death by finding an old loophole in English law that protected clergymen. Original Chewbacka defense (in Slang Dictionary, added by Danika Frank)