"Africa is, indeed, coming into fashion." - Horace Walpole (1774)


this is our government

Five minutes ago. Harold Dutton came to the front podium holding the mike from the back podium and raised a point of parliamentary inquiry:

Dutton: "Mr. Speaker, what does 'sine die' mean?"

There was lots of back and forth with the chair, then a female voice in the background could be heard on the mike saying, "It's Latin for 'Miller time.'"

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