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My favourite aspect of the

My favourite aspect of the final Bush press conference where he made this remark was reported on the Huffington Post (http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2009/01/13/bushs-final-press-confere_n_157517.html) “Bush’s Final Press Conference: White House Interns Forced To Fill Seats” because they couldn’t find enough reporters who would bother to attend.

Thad McIlroy more than 11 years ago

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Why doesn’t anyone in North America say barmy for balmy? According to my research, Barmy came first and still enjoys a jolly life. But most North American dictionaries don’t even mention the earlier Scots barmy. 

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