Words: Yumorous, adj.
Thursday 24 September 1998
What did he mean? Dictionaries yielded nothing. Several calls to America and even two twentysomething women could not help, relish though they did this apparent amalgam of humor and yummy. The keyboard then prompted a suspicion confirmed by wading through a complete transcript: y and h are close together, the President merely said "humorous". But Walsh's coining is an immortal rendering of that Arkansas accent.
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