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A herd of Irish bulls

What are Irish bulls—a new breed of Herefords? Nope, they’re grandiloquent flights of prose that, when read literally, make no sense. Politicians are a particularly rich source of such phrases.

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  • Headline: A herd of Irish bulls
  • Publication: Perspective, Pages 71 on 05/05/2013
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